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These Gen Z media-makers are ready and willing to claim a seat at the table

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.'
Opinion: Costs of the pandemic to local, state governments must be covered by the federal government purpose

Jul. 2, 2020 10:00 am

Opinion: Costs of the pandemic to local, state governments must be covered by the federal government

Unless the federal government provides funding to make up the losses, there will be a catastrophic retreat from progress, says guest columnist Robert Brand.
‘What I want as an African-American woman is to be heard, be seen and be counted’ purpose

Jun. 5, 2020 11:00 am

‘What I want as an African-American woman is to be heard, be seen and be counted’

"If you are not registered [to vote], get registered and make your voice heard and your thoughts count," says guest columnist Rev. Michelle Simmons.
Ceiba produces two instructional ‘Vote by mail’ videos you can use in outreach to voters purpose

May 26, 2020 3:29 pm

Ceiba produces two instructional ‘Vote by mail’ videos you can use in outreach to voters

“We want to make sure that people don’t stumble over simple things,” says Will Gonzalez, the executive director of Ceiba.
ACLU takes its show on the road purpose

May 29, 2019 12:05 pm

ACLU takes its show on the road

Traditionally, the ACLU has fought its social justice battles in the courtroom and the halls of legislatures across the country, but now it is taking its fight to the streets in the form of grassroots advocacy and voter education.
Returning citizens need political representation and Bill Cobb has a plan to make it happen people

Aug. 18, 2016 12:57 pm

Returning citizens need political representation and Bill Cobb has a plan to make it happen

Here's how the prison reform advocate wants to increase civic engagement among formerly incarcerated voters like himself.
Why is it so hard to get young people to vote? results

Jul. 27, 2016 12:42 pm

Why is it so hard to get young people to vote?

Millennials are always logged on and connected. Yet their mobility makes them harder to reach — especially when it's time to hit the polls.
How the Public Interest Law Center spent their 2014 defending Philadelphia purpose

Aug. 4, 2015 1:31 pm

How the Public Interest Law Center spent their 2014 defending Philadelphia

the Law Center’s annual report and strategy is out, citing the work of 102 pro bono attorneys

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