22-year-old Justin Holness grew up like other Black children, he said. He was warned about how to act if ever pulled over by police as well as in general. He says the movement is dying down, but he’s seen the impact it’s already had.
Author: Adrienne J. Romero
One former dancer breaks ‘a lot of trust’ in the East Coast dance community
Graphic by Sakura Siegel.
Community seeking help to find 16-year-old girl
UPDATE: Ja’nisa has been found and is home safe. A missing 16-year-old girl has been circulating around social media, and locals are asking for help. […]
Former N.J. Fil-Am journalist could serve up to 6 years over libel case
Disclaimer: Adrienne is a Filipino-American. PHILIPPINES — In Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, character Padme Amidala — a senator and mother of Luke Skywalker […]
New Jersey Primary: Who will I see on my ballot?
July 7 — that’s New Jersey’s Primary Election Day, which will help determine who moves on to the General Election in November. One person asked […]
Bayonne BLM Protest — June 7, 2020
Black Lives Matter. Bayonne, NJ. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Another Hudson County protest drew hundreds to Stephen R. Gregg Park in Bayonne on […]
Jersey City BLM Protest — June 6, 2020
Black Lives Matter. Jersey City, NJ. 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. ‘ On Saturday, […]
Canada BLM Protest — June 3, 2020
Black Lives Matter. Calgary, Canada, 4 p.m. MDT. (Photo Courtesy of Shaina Fraser / For SoCul Images) (Photo Courtesy of Shaina Fraser / For […]
Hudson County officers take a knee with protestors
It’s been a week since stand-offs between protestors and police officers have surged in several demonstrations nationwide following George Floyd’s death. But that didn’t seem […]
‘I see my brother’s face’: Jersey City protests following death of George Floyd
JERSEY CITY — When Bri’Che Lynn saw the video of the killing of George Floyd, she cried. But on Monday, she wiped her tears and […]