Speakers from social justice organizations around the state gather to urge NJ elected officials to vote on A711/S322, calls for the establishment of a Statewide Reparations Task Force
Say the Word—Reparations!
In-Person Rally: Saturday, October 30 at 10 am in the churchyard of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Perth Amboy
Gather in-person to show strength in numbers, strength in belief, strength in justice. St. Peter’s was established in colonial times when slavery was introduced on this continent Buried there is parishioner Thomas Mundy Peterson, an early Black voter under the 15th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution in 1870.
Learn more: NJ Legislation https://www.njleg.state.nj.us/bills/BillView.asp?BillNumber=S322
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church churchyard, 188 Rector St., Perth Amboy: https://www.stpetersepiscopal.com/
Statewide Sponsoring Partners
Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey; New Jersey Institute for Social Justice (NJISJ); Universal Universalist FaithAction NJ, Lutherans Engaging in Advocacy Ministry of New Jersey (LEAMNJ), NAACP-NJ, People’s Organization for Progress (POP), New Brunswick Theological Seminary, Anti-Racist Alliance of New Jersey (ARA-NJ), Social Justice Matters, and more