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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.
Here are the Philly spots that have joined the national Sanctuary Restaurants movement purpose

Mar. 2, 2017 10:51 am

Here are the Philly spots that have joined the national Sanctuary Restaurants movement

The movement, started by ROC United and Presente.org, is an effort where restaurants pledge to provide safe spaces for everyone. ROC Philadelphia has been a big part of it all.
This new giving circle is all about flexibility and democracy funding

Mar. 1, 2017 12:20 pm

This new giving circle is all about flexibility and democracy

The first Philly-based New Colossus Donors chapter has donated to four organizations dedicated to combating hate and addressing immigration, fake news and climate change.
‘We don’t need volunteers, we need badass allies’ method

Feb. 27, 2017 12:59 pm

‘We don’t need volunteers, we need badass allies’

At the first convening of Take Action Philly, members of the legal community discussed the actions lawyers can take now to help immigrants and refugees — and what the rest of us can do to help.
Listen to these personal stories about immigration, being a Black man and more results

Feb. 24, 2017 12:53 pm

Listen to these personal stories about immigration, being a Black man and more

"Commonspace" is the new radio show, podcast and live event series produced by First Person Arts and WHYY that features stories about timely topics.
The Philly legal community is meeting to discuss how to best aid immigrant and refugees purpose

Feb. 23, 2017 10:55 am

The Philly legal community is meeting to discuss how to best aid immigrant and refugees

Tomorrow’s meeting for the Take Action Philly initiative is open to the public and will be focused specifically on immigrant and refugee policy.
These are the daily challenges local refugee families are working to overcome people

Feb. 15, 2017 12:49 pm

These are the daily challenges local refugee families are working to overcome

Employment, housing and education are immediate barriers for refugee families, not to mention language and adapting to American cultural norms.
Al-Bustan’s (Dis)Placed project is navigating a crucial moment in history method

Feb. 10, 2017 12:57 pm

Al-Bustan’s (Dis)Placed project is navigating a crucial moment in history

The Pew-funded project will use art to tie together narratives of displacement in the Middle East and Philadelphia, but the travel ban has proven to be a bump in the road for one of its artist residents.
How this Philly startup is stepping up in the face of the immigration ban method

Feb. 1, 2017 8:07 am

How this Philly startup is stepping up in the face of the immigration ban

Immigration advice startup Borderwise is offering to help low-income immigrant families with green card applications, and they're only charging a dollar.
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.

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