I’m old enough, and my memory good enough to recall a great deal of detail growing up in Newark, NJ during the 1950s and 60s. With these memories in mind, I study the world around me and have to chuckle. 623 more words
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NEWARK, N.J.–Last year, a new trial date was scheduled for Jeffrey Ayers for his murder indictment because his lawyer reportedly did not give him good advice to testify at his own trial.
NEWARK — Newark’s controversial stop-and-frisk program continues to disproportionately target blacks, according to recent data, leading critics to say the practice is likely to be the focus of a federal monitor that is expected to be appointed. 570 more words
Chicago, Illinois is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles with 2.7 million people. Also, Chicago first city in the history of the United States that has been capable of producing an African American president (or half African American depending on your perspective). 198 more words