Today, New Jersey’s attorney general announced that all weed cases in municipal courts across the state would be adjourned until September or later. According to a letter to prosecutors acquired by NJ Advance Media, Attorney General Gurbir Grewal wrote that the move would allow his office time to provide “appropriate…
One suspect was killed and another is in custody after an early-morning shooting at a 24-hour art festival in Trenton, NJ that injured 20 people, including a 13-year-old boy who is in extremely critical condition.
June 5 is the “Super Tuesday” of this primary season, with races happening in eight states across the country. The early returns—in New Jersey, Alabama, Mississippi, and Iowa—saw New Jersey Democrats nominate for Congress four candidates in targeted districts who were all endorsed by the Democratic Congressional…
Of all the things you can say about former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie—that he’s a corrupt embarrassment; that he debased himself as Donald Trump’s errand monkey; that he’s the worst thing to happen to the Jersey Shore since The Situation got busted for tax fraud—you’ve gotta give him credit for being utterly…
If you thought former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was going to fuck off into the sunset after he and his 14 percent approval rating left office earlier this year, guess again: Christie has a new job as an on-air contributor for ABC News, and on Sunday, he did some commentating.
In Jersey City, the union representing some 4,000 public school teachers and school employees went on strike on Friday for the first time in 20 years.
Welcome to the American pogrom.
Two New Jersey fathers were arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents on Thursday, while a third evaded detention and fled to a nearby church for sanctuary.
Bloomberg reported Thursday afternoon that beleaguered ex-New Jersey governor Chris Christie was denied entry to the VIP entrance at Newark Liberty International Airport, an area designated for airport employees and flyers who need extra security. Workers reportedly shuttled Christie and his security detail to the…
On this day, the final day of Chris Christie’s two-term governorship of New Jersey before Democrat Phil Murphy is sworn in Tuesday, newspapers across the country are openly
mocking the downfall mourning the loss of the “bombastic,” “star-fallen,” “crude,” “historically unpopular” figure. They laughed. They cried.…
On Monday, the ACLU is sending a letter to the head of New Jersey’s prison system, demanding that some state prisons lift their ban on inmates reading The New Jim Crow, Michelle Alexander’s award-winning book that details how the War on Drugs and mass incarceration have devastated people of color.
A mayoral candidate in Hoboken, NJ, was labeled a terrorist in a racist flier that began circulating in the city on Friday night. “Don’t let TERRORISM take over our town,” the leaflet read above of Ravi Bhalla, who currently sits on Hoboken’s City Council.
Residents in Edison, NJ, received a stunningly racist political ad calling for the deportation of two Asian American and Indian American school board candidates in the mail on Wednesday. “Make Edison Great Again,” the mailer’s reverse side reads, next to their photos. “These Chinese and Indians are taking over our…
Students at Cliffside Park High School in New Jersey walked out of a class this week after a teacher confronted them for speaking Spanish and told them to “speak American.”
Native Americans across the country are continuing their fight against big oil.
A white supremacy group has allegedly launched a campaign of hate in Lakewood, NJ. According to the state’s Anti-Defamation League, at least two incidents have viciously targeted the city’s Jewish community over the weekend.
Gov. Chris Christie just made the New Jersey coastline his personal beach. Maybe not technically, but since the New Jersey governor forced a shutdown over a disputed budget, the state parks and beaches were closed to the public over Independence Day weekend, with one exception: the Christie family.
Officials at South Mountain Elementary School in South Orange, NJ, are scrambling to apologize after a recent assignment angered community members over what they claim is a tone-deaf depiction of slavery.
If you think Donald Trump is running his presidency like a twisted reality show for the wealthiest members of his private clubs, here’s more evidence for your anecdotal arsenal.