Robert Curvin Speaks at Military Park Rally, 1965 (Wally Akerberg:The Star-Ledger)

"Robert Curvin, Northeast regional vice president of the Congress for Racial Equality (CORE) speaks at a rally in Military Park, Newark, urging the creation of a Civilian Police Review Board in Newark. The demonstration was held because of the shooting death on June 12, of a black motorist by a white police officer." -Credit: Wally Akerberg/The Star-Ledger

“Robert Curvin, Northeast regional vice president of the Congress for Racial Equality (CORE) speaks at a rally in Military Park, Newark, urging the creation of a Civilian Police Review Board in Newark. The demonstration was held because of the shooting death on June 12, of a black motorist by a white police officer.” -Credit: Wally Akerberg/The Star-Ledger