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What if we could all remember the power of art? purpose

Nov. 15, 2019 8:30 am

What if we could all remember the power of art?

A recent TEDxPhiladelphiaSalon event reminded attendees that art presents concepts that viewers might not understand through any other medium — and that we would do well to remember this when we seek social justice.
Black artists explore the legacy of slavery and issues of justice through BSR purpose

Nov. 14, 2019 8:00 am

Black artists explore the legacy of slavery and issues of justice through BSR

The 2019 convening of the new performance residency, Black Spatial Relics, will take place in Philadelphia from November 14 to 16.
The art of truth, the truth of art: This month we’re talking social justice and the arts purpose

Nov. 13, 2019 9:49 am

The art of truth, the truth of art: This month we’re talking social justice and the arts

Starting today and running through the end of November, we will examine how writers, visual artists, musicians, arts administrators (and more) disrupt the status quo and shape the future of our city.
Artist activists, policy lobbyists, early childhood educators: The great diversities in making a difference purpose

Aug. 28, 2019 2:34 pm

Artist activists, policy lobbyists, early childhood educators: The great diversities in making a difference

Guest columnists Eric Hartman and Stephanie Keene lay out the five types of justice work they’ve identified through research and practice.
‘Elder Voices: Stories for These Times’ draws parallels between WW II and now purpose

May 23, 2019 1:01 pm

‘Elder Voices: Stories for These Times’ draws parallels between WW II and now

The film by Academy Award-winner David Goodman will premiere Wednesday, June 12 at the Friends Center Race Street Meetinghouse at 1501 Cherry Street in Philadelphia at 7 p.m. A panel discussion will follow the screening.
Social justice film series No Mud, No Lotus asks you to be part of the dialogue purpose

Mar. 8, 2019 11:10 am

Social justice film series No Mud, No Lotus asks you to be part of the dialogue

The films in the series from University of Pennsylvania-based nonprofit Slought prompt conversation about issues in Philadelphia and globally: "Film has the capacity to be radically inclusive."
10 essential books on social justice as recommended by 5 Philly nonprofit leaders people

Jul. 27, 2018 1:12 pm

10 essential books on social justice as recommended by 5 Philly nonprofit leaders

We asked: If you had the power to get every Philadelphian to read one great book to change their worldview, what would it be and why?
‘We are the counter force’ purpose

Aug. 22, 2017 12:55 pm

‘We are the counter force’

Four public interest lawyers on fighting racial injustice.
Philly Geek Awards noms are live. Here’s who’s up for Mission Leader of the Year people

Jul. 20, 2017 12:45 pm

Philly Geek Awards noms are live. Here’s who’s up for Mission Leader of the Year

We spy some familiar names on this list. Get your tickets to the seventh annual awards event to find out the winners.
This photo essay shows how racism is more than ‘prejudice’ and ‘discrimination’ people

Jul. 7, 2017 10:33 am

This photo essay shows how racism is more than ‘prejudice’ and ‘discrimination’

It’s the newest project from photographer Ted Goldman, who uses his camera to “tell important stories with pictures and words to make a difference.”

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