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Category: Call to Action

Rally to Close N J Training School for Boys (AKA Jamesburg), Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Monroe Township

Read Ryan P. Haygood’s, president and CEO of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice, op ed in the Trenton Times calling for the closing of the state’s youth prisons.

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Racial Literacy in Princeton Schools: Special Meeting

Princeton’s Civil Rights Commission will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, May 30th, at 6:30pm in Conference Room A of the Princeton Municipal Building (400 Witherspoon Street). The purpose of the meeting is to give Princeton’s Superintendent of Schools, Steve…

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Call to Action: Showing up Tuesday, April 25 to Support Students.

Show up Tuesday to Support Students! Princeton High School’s students of color were affected by the use of the N-word in the recently publicized Snapchat incident as well as by racial slurs and other demeaning tactics used to diminish their…

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Marshall Zamor died on March 29 in NJ State Police custody. BLM-NJ (Black Lives Matter) is supporting the Zamor family as they seek answers from the police and the attorney general, who have refused to release video of the arrest…

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Vote YES on A3677/S677:reduce racial disparities in the justice system

Please contact your New Jersey Assembly member to vote yes on this important criminal justice reform. The vote is THURSDAY, MARCH 16.  As below. The drug war has produced profoundly unequal outcomes in New Jersey’s criminal justice system. We have the…

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