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The Frank Rizzo statue’s removal will coincide with the 2020 renovation of Thomas Paine Plaza, the mayor of Philadelphia confirms.
The Philadelphia Police Department to reinforce a harassment crime code, ensuring protesters don’t get face-to-face with cops.
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney isn’t fond of the Center City-based statue of Frank Rizzo, the bombastic former police commissioner-turned Mayor who some portray as a racist with a penchant for brutality, while others declare him as a local hero. But the white male Democrat, who points to the Rizzo-era of policing as a culture…
Both sides of the debate on whether or not to move the statue from Center City are unwilling to meet; can the Human Relations Commission intervene?