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.
Top cop: Philly detective angered by someone’s improper disposal of food wrote a snarky letter that was overblown relative to the offense.
The longtime lead singer for the Dixie Hummingbirds was highly praised at a presser recognizing the gospel group’s 90th anniversary.
The Frank Rizzo statue’s removal will coincide with the 2020 renovation of Thomas Paine Plaza, the mayor of Philadelphia confirms.
Created by PPD members, the Hub for Juvenile Justice Services would change how children are treated at point of entry to the justice system.
The disproportionate killing of black suspects is not driven by white police officers, numerous studies suggest.
Nearly half of Americans already think President Trump is racist, poll shows.
Omarosa is a savvy opportunist who can’t be compared to righteous black women who’ve resisted the U.S. president.
The bail amount for Michael White, whose charges were downgraded to third-degree murder, is above the usual guidelines, the DA admitted.
In 2018, as the Trayvon Martin story re-engages audiences, so does Florida’s stand-your-ground law.
“If I could abolish ICE I would, but we can end this contact and we are,” said Philadelphia’s mayor when announcing the end of the PARS agreement.
I vividly recall a moment in Elementary School when free time was allotted and I chose a puzzle for my entertainment. The logo on the side of the slightly torn and dusty box on a bottom shelf attracted me immediately. It was the corporate identity of the World Wrestling Federation, the company which was single-handedly…
Jay-Z wrote an op-ed accusing Philadelphia’s Mayor of evicting his festival without notice but the city’s chief executive says otherwise.