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‘Back to the Bricks’ series covers how local politics are at the heart of Newark’s political landscape

This week we launched a non-partisan platform exploring the political landscape called, “Back to the Brick.” Starting with, but not excluded to the electoral process, the series explores how a city evolves when civic engagement and political activity is at a critical juncture; especially as the municipality moves forward.

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Creating sustainability for a newsroom and Black farmer advocates, Ark Republic and sister organization, Black Farmers Index come up with the most delicious strategy

A media revolution and the most expansive, publicly accessible digital directory of Black agriculturalists launches a sustainable initiative that works to spread holiday cheer and Black owned products.

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Ark Republic awarded Newark Creative Catalyst grant

Ark Republic among 120 local organizations and artists awarded with Newark’s 2021 Creative Catalyst Fund grant. 

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Ark Republic chosen as a recipient of Comcast’s RISE award

The broadcasting conglomerate awarded $5 million to small businesses in a grand commitment to support 13,000 small businesses of color by 2022.

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When they reminisce over you. The freed, escaped and enslaved Blacks who helped the Union win the Civil War


Histories of the Civil War unveil that Blacks were not passive participants, but active disruptors, spies, scouts and masters of disguise who helped the Union’s victory in the bloodiest war in American history.

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