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.”
Ever the health nut, Governor Chris Christie signed a bill on Friday that will raise the smoking age in New Jersey to 21 from the previous age of 19. New Jersey: The Health State, they’ll call it now. New Jersey: Clean Lung Land. These are good, right?
On Friday morning, a video was floating around cyberspace in which a plainclothes police officer in New Jersey was confronted by a man for what looks like a blatantly illegal search of his car. The video has garnered more than half a million views.
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.
What would you do if you won a $429.6 million Powerball jackpot? My (admittedly shallow and selfish) fantasy includes buying a private island and never having to deal with people again. However, one Trenton, N.J., family is going above and beyond and showing extreme selflessness by choosing to put some of their…
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.
A number of colleges across the United States have seen Islamophobic and white supremacist flyers posted across their campuses.
A New Jersey mother says her 8-year-old son was booted out of their local Cub Scouts chapter because he is transgender, just a month after he was first allowed to join.
Brown University student Renata Mauriz felt energized as she grabbed a megaphone last Wednesday and called on school administrators to protect her personal information from the prying eyes of immigration officials.