Feb. 3, 2021 11:00 am
For people with a disability, poverty rates are high and employment rates low. Can workforce development help?
Private nonprofits like the Sierra Group and JEVS run most of the city-wide disability workforce programs. But should the City of Philadelphia look to New York City's model to expand its own disability workforce development efforts?
Oct. 20, 2020 11:47 am
These Gen Z media-makers are ready and willing to claim a seat at the table
Civic engagement, social justice and political activism animate the videos that were recently showcased at 'Youthocracy.'
Sep. 4, 2020 10:56 am
Confronting period poverty and taboos in Philadelphia
Lynette Medley started the #BlackGirlsBleed movement to be intentional about creating a space for open dialogue about Black women's period health.
Mar. 17, 2017 12:26 pm
The penal system is failing deaf inmates. Here’s what advocacy groups are doing about it
Across the country and in Philadelphia, there is ample evidence that police departments and prisons do not provide adequate resources for deaf inmates.