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This public policy expert has some advice about the power of community involvement method

Mar. 21, 2017 12:50 pm

This public policy expert has some advice about the power of community involvement

Lawyer Sterling Johnson on how volunteering made him feel less powerless. "You cannot keep quiet," he writes. "Not now. Not ever."
How 30 grassroots groups organized that 5,000-person airport protest — and what’s next method

Mar. 7, 2017 12:45 pm

How 30 grassroots groups organized that 5,000-person airport protest — and what’s next

Jewish Voice for Peace Philadelphia was one of the organizers of the Jan. 29 protest at PHL International. As the issue of the travel ban reenters mainstream discussion, we check in to find out how what we can learn from that collaboration.
These Philly arts organizations are illustrating the many paths to activism method

Feb. 22, 2017 1:00 pm

These Philly arts organizations are illustrating the many paths to activism

Spiral Q and Asian Arts Initiative both use arts programming to share that protest isn't limited to marching.
The Women’s March is over. Now what? method

Jan. 27, 2017 11:45 am

The Women’s March is over. Now what?

"How to Give" columnist Lansie Sylvia talks with three activist women of color about intersectional feminism and where to go from here.
Rally for social justice with these 9 events in Philly purpose

Jan. 12, 2017 12:49 pm

Rally for social justice with these 9 events in Philly

A host of local nonprofits are behind these activist and educational gatherings.
Crowdfunding Spotlight: Philly Solidarity Map funding

Jan. 11, 2017 11:02 am

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Philly Solidarity Map

This week's spotlight is on a poster charting out local social movements and service providers.
Check out our 2017 editorial calendar purpose

Jan. 3, 2017 12:34 pm

Check out our 2017 editorial calendar

Diving into topics such as reentry, corporate social responsibility and immigration.
Meet the 16-year-old activist organizing a big equality march in Philly people

Dec. 14, 2016 12:35 pm

Meet the 16-year-old activist organizing a big equality march in Philly

Anna Holemans is hoping to reignite passion for the Equal Rights Amendment with a march in Philadelphia the day before the inauguration of President-Elect Donald Trump.
This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election method

Dec. 13, 2016 10:40 am

This Leeway-funded workshop for immigrant poets pivoted after the election

Poet Cynthia Dewi Oka's workshop was initially designed to expose people from immigrant backgrounds to U.S. migrant poets. Then, President-Elect Donald Trump happened.
How Mission Incorporated weaves activism into its capacity-building work people

Nov. 18, 2016 7:51 am

How Mission Incorporated weaves activism into its capacity-building work

Lawanda Horton shares what the Germantown-based firm has going on besides making grassroots nonprofits more efficient in her "Around the Corner" interview.

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