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How a group of researchers and activists shut down Terrorgram at a critical moment purpose

Mar. 4, 2021 10:23 am

How a group of researchers and activists shut down Terrorgram at a critical moment

"Every effective direct action campaign aims not only to achieve its external goal, but to give its constituents a sense of their own power," says guest columnist Gwen Snyder.
As the mother of Black sons, this is what I’m feeling in the wake of another killing purpose

Nov. 2, 2020 12:00 pm

As the mother of Black sons, this is what I’m feeling in the wake of another killing

"I could never take for granted that my three boys would return home each night. They are men now, but I still don’t sleep," says contributor Lynette Hazelton in this personal column.
Day after Walter Wallace Jr.’s killing, spiritual leader urges Black community: ‘Do not call the police’ during mental health crises purpose

Oct. 28, 2020 7:41 am

Day after Walter Wallace Jr.’s killing, spiritual leader urges Black community: ‘Do not call the police’ during mental health crises

Yoruba priest Iya Marilyn Kai Jewett spoke to Generocity contributor Bobbi Booker at a moment when Philadelphians are grappling with a myriad of feelings about the police shooting and its aftermath.
Why Temple is no longer taking part in the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes march results

Mar. 14, 2017 10:19 am

Why Temple is no longer taking part in the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes march

Instead, the university will be hosting its own, more inclusive version of the march on March 29 with WalkTU to raise awareness for ending sexual violence.
Yasmine Mustafa was just named one of BBC’s 100 Women 2016 people

Nov. 22, 2016 10:56 am

Yasmine Mustafa was just named one of BBC’s 100 Women 2016

The latest in a string of awards and recognitions for the ROAR for Good cofounder — even though the company hasn't brought its public safety product to market yet.
Attend this reading of the Stanford victim’s statement at City Hall purpose

Jun. 27, 2016 11:35 am

Attend this reading of the Stanford victim’s statement at City Hall

The woman's letter to the man who sexually assaulted her, Brock Turner, will be read live tomorrow at an event organized by the Office of Councilwoman Helen Gym, the Mayor’s Commission on Women and the Mayor’s Office of Public Engagement.
Here’s how Philly compares to other cities in police use of force policies purpose

Jan. 24, 2016 1:03 pm

Here’s how Philly compares to other cities in police use of force policies

Of all major cities analyzed, Philly officers are required to take the most preemptive measures.

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