Newark Mayor Ras Baraka leads protest for more port jobs for residents

Newark's mayor has led a motorcade protest to demand more jobs for city residents at the main hub of the Port of New York and

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka leads a protest calling

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka leads a protest calling for more port jobs for city residents. (July 18, 2016 9:01 PM)

Newark's mayor has led a motorcade protest to demand more jobs for city residents at the main hub of the Port of New York and New Jersey.

The event was staged Monday morning, not long after a judge refused to block the event.

The Port Authority had argued that the protest would lead to logistical and safety concerns to police officers in the wake of recent police shootings. But a judge...

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