The Mayor’s Forum

The Mayor’s Forum featured a conversation with Ed Riley and Jonathan Alston. They spoke about the nature of activism and how to change laws in revolutionary ways. He spoke about police reform and the recent legal actions to hold Newark slumlords accountable. They forced landlords to make repairs and in some cases to even sell the buildings. 

In the 7pm hour Newark Public Schools Superintendent Roger Leon spoke with Ed Riley and Jonathan Alston about his year and a half in Newark, and the next 10 years. There will be a ten year plan for the Newark Public Schools that will be released at the end of the school year.