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On Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday, Newark airport workers hold sit-down protest

NEWARK – On the 86th birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr., more than 150 protestors used a tactic often deployed by the slain civil rights leader – a sit-down, civil disobedience protest, this time on a Newark bridge to support better working conditions at nearby Newark Airport. 866 more words

Newark

In case you missed it: Live from Fogtown

By Jon Weisman

With this post, we bring back Dodger Insider’s “In case you missed it” feature, highlighting noteworthy content from around the web. Here’s today’s edition … 78 more words

In Case You Missed It

Orienting Response -- Kevin Brown

You asked me to make lists—the five
future jobs I would want; ten countries
or cities where I would like to live;
five things I want to do one day, 145 more words

Poetry

404 Page Not Found -- Kevin Brown

We had heard of couples who could finish
one another’s sentences, could order for one

another in restaurants they had never visited,
could tell which questions the other could answer… 121 more words

Poetry

A New A&E Reality Show Will 'Rescue' Prostitutes In '8 Minutes'

Last year, the Los Angeles Times published an article on Greg Reese, a cop-turned-pastor who “rescues” escorts, and not by making prostitution legal. He sounds like a swell guy. 332 more words

TV

Police terrorism against blacks in America

Pre-script: In the post below, I keep using the murdered individuals’ full names because that’s their identity; their full names need to stick with us. Look them up for more information to keep yourself informed and see how you can help their causes. 2,136 more words

I Can't Believe This Needs To Be Said Out Loud