“Newark Is Not Brooklyn”: Newark, N.J. Mayor Ras Baraka Addresses Gentrification Issue

The below is a public response to a street conversation that has gotten increasingly louder as Newark has gotten better.


My Root Article On The Newark, N.J.’s Police Union’s Attempt To Stop The Newark Civilian Complaint Review Board……


……..is here.



The Most Recent Fatal Police Shootings Of Black Men…..

Newark Police

…….makes me think again and again bout PBS “Frontline”‘s documentary on the police in my city.  The mayor has had some complaints about the final product. There has been a lot of discussion here since it aired.