Newark mayor visits apartheid sit-in

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Title

Newark mayor visits apartheid sit-in

Description

Article in the student newspaper Daily Targum discussing Newark Mayor Kenneth Gibson's visit to the divestment protest organized by the Rutgers Coalition for Total Divestment (RCTD) and the student organizers' negative view of Gibson's motives. The article features a photograph by Robin Innella captioned "Newark Mayor Kenneth Gibson gives Rutgers Coalition for Total Divestment spokeswoman Lisa Williamson information during the gubernatorial candidate's unexpected visit to the sit-in." See the related article "Jackson will participate in rally, meeting with Bloustein possible" in the same issue.

Date

1985-04-23

Language

English

Source

Newspaper clipping preserved by Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries. Collection: Rutgers Grass Roots - Progressive Activists Files, 1921-1993. Box 5, Folder 29.

Publication

Place of publication

Page

9

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries

Archival collection

Rutgers Grass Roots - Progressive Activists Files, 1921-1993 (R-MC 020)

Archival location

Box 5, Folder 29: Clippings April 22-29, 1985

Item Relations

Item: Jackson will participate in rally, meeting with Bloustein possible is related to This Item

Citation

Archibold, Randal C., “Newark mayor visits apartheid sit-in,” Rutgers Scarlet and Black Project, accessed May 8, 2021, https://www.scarletandblackproject.com/archive/items/show/909.