Is Trenton Ferguson? Lessons Trenton, NJ congregations can learn from Ferguson

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Is Trenton Ferguson? Part 2

Dr. Leah Gunning Francis visited Trenton to focus on what congregations and houses of worship in Trenton, NJ can do to address the recent police shooting of 14-year-old Radazz Hearns, who was shot seven-times on Friday, August 7th by a NJ State Trooper and a Mercer County Sheriff’s Officer.

What lessons can congregations in Trenton, NJ learn from congregations in Ferguson, MO, who responded and acted to the Michael Brown shooting just over a year ago in 2014?

Rev. Dr. Leah Gunning Francis
Rev. Dr. Leah Gunning Francis

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We got 99 questions and Justice ain’t one?!

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After 19 Days of Community Engagement and Protest 14 year old, Radazz Hearns is being charged with aggravated assault and weapons offenses but how engaged in the city’s youth out there in the open?

Monifah… To Have and To Hold…

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Since 1995 R&B Diva Monifah has had the journey of more than half of people’s life times! From successfully rocking the 90’s out with Rap legend Heavy D to successfully Continue reading “Monifah… To Have and To Hold…”

What happened to Sandra Bland? Demand Justice for Sandra Bland

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Sandra Bland of Illinois was found dead in a Texas jail cell after she was arrested during a traffic stop.

Sandra, 28, was stopped by a Texas state trooper on Friday, July 10 and found dead at the Waller County, Texas, jail on Monday, July 13 the Chicago Tribune reports. The Texas authorities say Sandra Bland died by suicide, but her family and friends don’t believe that is the case Continue reading “What happened to Sandra Bland? Demand Justice for Sandra Bland”

Serena Williams Body Comments Is Really About Her Blackness

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When Serena William won the Wimbledon championship many people of power took to media to comment negatively about Serena’s body. As soon as Serena’s victory was announced J.K. Rowling  was calling Continue reading “Serena Williams Body Comments Is Really About Her Blackness”