In order for the district to address the institutional racism that exists in our town, we must include as many voices and perspectives of black individuals as possible. There is so much that still needs to be said, so I wish everyone reading the love and liberation needed to hear us and fight alongside us.
From Civil Rights to Black Lives Matter, a Community Conversation featuring a panel of educators and racial justice activists, hosted by Restorative Justice Montclair (RJM), will take place via Zoom on Tuesday, June 30 from 4 to 6 p.m.
On Thursday evening, some of the rally’s student organizers took the next steps, by bringing the demands of the students before the Montclair Board of Education, and called for board members to begin taking formal action on them.
by Andrew Garda
Eight minutes and forty-six seconds.
For eight minutes and forty-six seconds, more than 1,000 people from Montclair and beyond knelt in the street or held their fists up in front of the Montclair Police Department...
On Saturday, June 6, 2020, an estimated 1,000 people gathered to march in a call for accountability from local and national law-enforcement agencies in the wake of the recent killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery.