Mr. Cooke’s spot in Black history is well-deserved, even if his contributions to it have been relatively unknown or forgotten.
The blackface scandals dominating headlines provide an opportunity to talk about yesteryear’s infatuation with the art-form and how it socialized Americans.
Coming to America was the greatest. Its unnecessary successor could only hope to be good.
Mr. Woodward’s new book details a chaotic White House which has jeopardized the country. While in Philadelphia to promote it, the author called on Republicans to “find their conscious.”
‘If Beale Street Could Talk’ is as much a love story as it is a tale of what’s not to love about America.
As the homicide rate climbs, a new report found that Philadelphia is unlikely to serve youth who are at the highest risk of killing someone or being killed.
The New York City Council Speaker’s strong condemnation of the NYPD’s brutal arrest of a mother should serve as an example to Philly lawmakers, who maintain an indifference to policing matters.
Here’s why Republicans voted no.
The mayor’s goal to eliminate the policy’s targeting of minorities, which results in jarring racial disparities, remains unrealized.
On his death bed in 1998, wunderkind Mr. Edward Leon Evans asked his friends to promise they’ll keep his legacy alive. They’ve kept their word.
“If George Bush can be awarded, so can our current president. He is responsible as much as the people in this tent for endless war.”
10.29.18: Philadelphia – (Culture): Mr. Wilner Baptiste and Mr. Kevin Sylvester are virtuosos who fully understand and rightfully own their place in the world. As the dynamic duo who animate the Black Violin brand, the gentlemen purposefully shatter stereotypes with an avant-garde repertoire that fuses classical music with current hip-hop hits from artist like Cardi…
Despite growing up as young black male in the “hood,” facing all the same challenges—like violence and poverty—my voice, moreover the way I talked, somehow made me less black than others.
The Philadelphia Police Commissioner largely disagreed with the agency’s recommendations but offered a few concessions.
There’s been a tremendous lack of accountability for police misconduct across the country and Philly isn’t an exception, says Philly DA.
Confidence in AG Josh Shapiro to truly and thoroughly investigate the Jeffrey Dennis shooting is lacking among people in Philadelphia.