Robert Curvin, Scholar Who Fought Bias and Poverty in Newark, Dies at 81


Dr. Curvin, a co-founder of the Newark chapter of the Congress of Racial Equality, helped make Kenneth A. Gibson the first black mayor of a major Northeast city.

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