Social Activism

Rallies

'Philly is Charlottesville' march and rally

'Philly is Charlottesville' march and rally draws sprawling crowd to Center City

NFL

Torrey Smith

Eagles player calls out Jason Whitlock for mocking athletes' social activism: 'You are so lame'

Social Activism

Black Film Festival-Philadelphia

Philadelphia's BlackStar Film Festival to highlight themes of resistance

People

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Michelle Obama to speak at Philly's Pennsylvania Conference for Women

Social Activism

Military Transgender Recruits

More time allowed for review of new transgender enlistments

Politics

Trump

'March for Donald Trump' planned in opposition to weekend's 'Impeachment March'

Social Activism

Breaking Barriers With Food

Reading Terminal Market meal program bridges cultural divisions, 1 plate at a time

Politics

Pat Toomey

Groups organize town hall for Sen. Toomey, even though he can't make it

People

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Joe Biden calls for greater LGBTQ equality at home, across the world

Kickstarter

Mural Arts

Mural Arts Philadelphia gets the spotlight as Kickstarter's 'Project of the Day'

People

Bruce Springsteen Philadelphia

Obama already has invite out to Springsteen to host talks at future presidential center

Marches

People's Climate March planned in Philadelphia Saturday

LGBTQ

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Report: Philly social activist declines HIV medication in Mazzoni Center protest

Education

New Jersey teen gets into Stanford after writing #BlackLivesMatter 100 times on application

Protests

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'Not My President's Day' rally planned in Philadelphia Monday

Exhibits

Doctors Without Borders

Gallery: "Forced from Home" comes to Independence Mall

Neighborhoods

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Drake parody 'Cambodia Town' packs social mission in South Philly

Social Activism

Elizabeth Holmes entrepreneur

Forbes offers $1 million to businesses with a conscience

Start-ups

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Philly start-up delivers your laundry by trike