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Theatre in the X broke the fourth wall to discuss the realities of leading a Black theater company purpose

Jul. 25, 2017 10:34 am

Theatre in the X broke the fourth wall to discuss the realities of leading a Black theater company

"It is our responsibility to realize that we — us people of color, us poor, us displaced, us disenfranchised, us subjugated — are not the minority," said cofounder Carlo Campbell.
This Pew-funded residency will give exposure to Philly’s African American artists purpose

Jul. 24, 2017 9:42 am

This Pew-funded residency will give exposure to Philly’s African American artists

The African American Museum in Philadelphia's Residency for Art and Change seeks to advance the work of emerging local Black artists.
Rosa’s Fresh Pizza, the Center City shop that donates 100 slices per day, is opening a second location purpose

Jul. 21, 2017 9:40 am

Rosa’s Fresh Pizza, the Center City shop that donates 100 slices per day, is opening a second location

Founder Mason Wartman offers a quick refresher on the pizza shop's pay-it-forward program, plus its defunct sticky note tracking system.
Introducing: Akeem Dixon’s advice column, ‘Cool Things Wit Cool People’ purpose

Jul. 19, 2017 12:58 pm

Introducing: Akeem Dixon’s advice column, ‘Cool Things Wit Cool People’

NKCDC Economic Development Director Akeem Dixon is taking your questions about all things community development in Philly.
Urban Creators’ HOODSTOCK is taking on ‘land sovereignty and liberation’ purpose

Jul. 19, 2017 10:06 am

Urban Creators’ HOODSTOCK is taking on ‘land sovereignty and liberation’

The fourth annual festival is this Saturday. Here's what else the North Philadelphia nonprofit and urban farm has been up to.
Cool event alert: A discussion on the future of the ‘politics of food’ purpose

Jul. 18, 2017 12:02 pm

Cool event alert: A discussion on the future of the ‘politics of food’

It's City & State PA's inaugural "Politics of Food" event, where two roundtables will discuss how best to address vulnerable populations and what urban farming can do to help.
This PhillyCAM student’s film shows how it’s okay for African American men to cry purpose

Jul. 17, 2017 12:25 pm

This PhillyCAM student’s film shows how it’s okay for African American men to cry

Lamont Lamar, a recent high school graduate, produced "Black Men Don't Cry" with other students at PhillyCAM. The film features an Play On, Philly! original music score.
Quick, it’s the last day to give feedback to Philly’s Vision Zero action plan purpose

Jul. 14, 2017 9:43 am

Quick, it’s the last day to give feedback to Philly’s Vision Zero action plan

You can offer your feedback on Philly's proposed plan for making streets safer before a finalized plan comes out this fall.
10 films about ‘resistance’ you can see at BlackStar next month purpose

Jul. 12, 2017 7:47 am

10 films about ‘resistance’ you can see at BlackStar next month

The sixth annual film festival will explore what it means to resist power structures and the status quo.
Here’s a look at reentry issues through the eyes of formerly incarcerated women purpose

Jul. 10, 2017 5:28 pm

Here’s a look at reentry issues through the eyes of formerly incarcerated women

PhillyCAM shared scenes from the People's Paper Co-op's Women in Reentry Day.

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