Clergy, activists to hold protest training ahead of DNC

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Clergy members and civil rights activists are teaming up to hold four protest trainings ahead of the Democratic National Convention. The Arch... Read more

Black Men for Bernie to Sanders: Never concede

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Hours after Sen. Bernie Sanders said on MSNBC that he would vote for his Democratic presidential candidate rival Hillary Clinton in November... Read more

City releases map for demonstrations in FDR Park

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FDR Park will have six permitted "demonstration zones" during the Democratic National Convention. The city released a map of the park's layout... Read more

Kenney names 27 members to Commission on Women

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One year after Philadelphia voters approved the creation of Commission on Women, an executive director and 27 members have been named. Jovida... Read more

What you need to know before protesting the DNC

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So you want to demonstrate at the DNC? You're in good company, the city is expecting some 50,000 protesters. Here are some things to know before... Read more

Squilla: Beverage industry gave a wink to a container tax

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By Tricia L. Nadolny and Julia Terruso Publicly, the people fighting Mayor Kenney’s proposed tax on sugary drinks have been just as... Read more

Teamsters ask fellow unions to reconsider soda tax stance

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The Teamsters are feeling a little lonely in their union opposition to Mayor Kenney’s tax. Teamsters Secretary Daniel Grace sent a letter... Read more

City seeks public input on Verizon

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Is Verizon available in your neighborhood? The city wants to know. Philadelphia’s Office of Innovation and Technology is asking for... Read more