Picketers Block Workers at Kawaida Towers Construction Site

"Newark police attempted 11/27 to escort laborers through a crowd of 300 angry pickets to the North Ward building site of Kawaida Towers, a high rise backed by black nationalist Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones). The workers left after two tries at getting them through the crowd failed." -- Credit: UPI/The Daily Worker

“Newark police attempted 11/27 to escort laborers through a crowd of 300 angry pickets to the North Ward building site of Kawaida Towers, a high rise backed by black nationalist Imamu Amiri Baraka (LeRoi Jones). The workers left after two tries at getting them through the crowd failed.” — Credit: UPI/The Daily Worker