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Amiri Baraka’s son becomes mayor of Newark by earning it

Amiri Baraka’s son becomes mayor of Newark by earning it

| May 25, 2014

AN ELECTION ANALYSIS By Todd Steven Burroughs Special Report NEWARK, N.J.—Ras Baraka, one of the sons of the late poet/playwright Amiri Baraka, handily beat rival Shavar Jeffries May 6 to become the next mayor of his father’s city. How he did it was no mystery to those paying attention. The mayor-elect paid tribute to his […]

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Young conservative millennials more enthusiastic about coming elections

Young conservative millennials more enthusiastic about coming elections

| May 1, 2014

Once again, the election results will boil down to which side is more aggressive in rallying their troops in a get-out-the-vote efforts. At present, that appears to be those on the right of the U.S. political spectrum. Put another way, it all boils down to who feels most committed to seeing their vision of the […]

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