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Live feed: Newark Students Union takes over NPS headquarters

  The Newark Students Union shut down a school board meeting last night. Here's our live feed of their updates and commentary from the wider community. Update: 5/21/2014 @ 9:49 AM EST Newark Students Union responds via their Facebook page: "Official statement from Cami is all lies! They did not respect us when they refused […]

Meeting of the minds: Baraka and Booker meet post-election

Photograph reposted with permission It's a time-worn tradition: after the dust settles on an election, the previous and pending officeholder meet to compare notes and discuss the way forward. Above, Senator Cory Booker and mayor-elect Ras Baraka chat over a meal. NJ.com reported last Wednesday that Senator Booker had called the mayor-elect to offer congratulations. […]