Essex Rising, the Islamic Center of Passaic County, and Black Lives Matter Newark held a Unity Cookout on Sunday, August 20th. The event was attended by approximately 50 people including members of Wind of the Spirit, West Orange African American Heritage, West Orange Hispanic Association.
Essex Rising endorses Cindy Matute-Brown for Town Council, and Terry Trigg-Scales and Jeremias Salinas for BOE
A few West Orange neighbors asked, “What can we do?” in the wake of Trump’s election. We founded Essex Rising to dedicate ourselves to progressive…
With just over TWO WEEKS to go to the November 6th election, Essex Rising is focused on canvassing for the candidates Essex Rising has endorsed,…
Essex Rising was a proud sponsor of the 2018 Women’s March held in Morristown NJ. Many of our members were in attendance!
Ride on the Justice Train from South Orange to Morristown for the NJ Women’s March on Jan. 20th with your neighbors and friends in Essex…