The model that employs a man freed from prison after being wrongfully convicted of murder should be adopted nationwide.
White Americans should declare independence from their perceived birthrights and join the struggle to lift up the truth that #BlackLivesMatter.
Officials confirm Transit police sworn to enforce city ordinances, though they’re not held to same standards as Philly police.
African-Americans dispel monolithic myth with polarized feelings of forgiveness towards Charleston shooting suspect.
The city’s resistance to preserving honey bees undermines any prior climate action efforts. — Most Philadelphians I talk to are unaware of their Mayor’s commitment to the climate action movement. The majority of taxpayers know where Mayor Michael Nutter stands on stop-and-frisk and a fair funding formula for Philadelphia’s schools, but what’s lesser known is […]
Instead of discussing the hard issues which enabled the Charleston shooting, America has been consumed by the debate over the Confederate flag.
It is past time that we confront a racist system that rationalizes White crime while instilling fear in the public through images of Black criminality.
A parents unfortunate connection to a playwright’s gripping work about racism. — Mr. Gregory Walker, whose art and culture nonprofit organization The Brothers’ Network is credited as the Associate Producer on the critically acclaimed show, “Hands Up,” inquired of me after I viewed the production as to which of the six testaments I found the […]
“We didn’t name them until we learned their personalities; who they were and where we wanted them to go,” he said.
Philadelphia’s elected and appointed officials have lost a large part of the public’s trust, with many either labeling them conspirators in a crime or just plain incompetent.
Rev. Pinckney, who was among the nine people killed at a church shooting, befriended a Philadelphia pastor under unique circumstances.
New generations of producers and performers could shine on a North Philly stage that birthed and bolstered the careers of legends, but local government and communities must invest.
From re-opening a criminal investigation to resignation of government officials, supporters of Brandon Tate-Brown and his family vocalize demands.