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Check out Philly We Rise’s new video series, ‘Reimagining Resistance’ purpose

Jun. 13, 2017 1:30 pm

Check out Philly We Rise’s new video series, ‘Reimagining Resistance’

The Media Mobilizing Project offshoot is highlighting local activist efforts working against Trump's policies on health care, criminal justice and more.
Asian Arts Initiative is working on a ‘cultural plan’ for Callowhill and Chinatown North people

Jun. 8, 2017 7:21 am

Asian Arts Initiative is working on a ‘cultural plan’ for Callowhill and Chinatown North

AAI's Dave Kyu visits "Around the Corner" to explain what that means, and how arts and culture interact with social justice.
7over70: Meet 7 Philly impact leaders over the age of 70 people

May 30, 2017 1:51 pm

7over70: Meet 7 Philly impact leaders over the age of 70

Generocity's new series recognizing older impact leaders who have dedicated their lives to making Philadelphia a more just and equitable city.
How two Philly feminist groups are combatting street harassment method

May 17, 2017 12:14 pm

How two Philly feminist groups are combatting street harassment

Feminist art group Pussy Division and advocacy group Feminist Public Works discuss their work.
Meet Sharron Cooks, activist and chair of the new Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs people

Apr. 27, 2017 12:55 pm

Meet Sharron Cooks, activist and chair of the new Mayor’s Commission on LGBT Affairs

Says Cooks, the first transgender person to chair a city commission in Philly, on her new role: It's “complicated, but good complicated.”
Lutheran Settlement House is teaching teens about activism ‘on their own terms, in their own voice’ purpose

Apr. 27, 2017 10:17 am

Lutheran Settlement House is teaching teens about activism ‘on their own terms, in their own voice’

Students in the Fishtown nonprofit's SAFE after-school program are learning about women's rights this spring.
South Philly Barbacoa’s #Right2Work dinner series is doing a national tour results

Apr. 26, 2017 11:13 am

South Philly Barbacoa’s #Right2Work dinner series is doing a national tour

The dinner and discussion series formed by Ben Miller and Cristina Martinez to advocate for the rights of undocumented workers is headed to NYC on May 1.
This Philly landscape firm has been involved in ‘sustainable activism’ since Earth Day was created method

Apr. 21, 2017 12:52 pm

This Philly landscape firm has been involved in ‘sustainable activism’ since Earth Day was created

Andropogon's most recent work in the city is Bartram’s Mile, opening this weekend.
Here’s how 3 Philly nonprofit leaders define ‘activism’ people

Apr. 20, 2017 12:55 pm

Here’s how 3 Philly nonprofit leaders define ‘activism’

"If we are not centering those most impacted we are not fighting for Liberation. Instead, we are fighting for more privilege. This is not the work of freedom."
For 3 local poets, ‘sanctuary’ means activism, community and having their voices heard results

Apr. 19, 2017 10:02 am

For 3 local poets, ‘sanctuary’ means activism, community and having their voices heard

A Leeway Foundation-funded migrant poetry workshop culminated in a public reading of the poems created by participants at Asian Arts Initiative. Here are three of them.

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