NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The TV show “Def Poetry Jam” returned to an online audience Saturday with a mega-marathon benefiting COVID-19 patients and Newark, New Jersey’s most under-served communities.
Among the poets was Newark’s mayor, Ras Baraka.READ MORE: Stranded Riders Rescued From Roller Coaster At American Dream Megamall
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For more information on the initiative, visit newarksymphonyhall.org/embrace-newark.