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7 hours ago

The year in free speech at Penn: Trump, neo-Nazi flyers, and 'bourgeois values'

Trump, a 1968 Wharton graduate, clashed next with NFL players who, following the lead of quarterback Colin Kaepernick, kneeled...

    The year in free speech at Penn: Trump, neo-Nazi flyers, and 'bourgeois values'
    With the rise of social media and growing numbers of national protests, debates over free speech have played out online and on the streets in hotly contested debates over topics such as religion, politics, privilege, and race. This year saw free speech dominating headlines nationally as well as on Penn's campus.
    http://www.thedp.com

18 hours ago

In 2018, Mighty Writers is expanding, bringing its youth writing programming to Philly rec centers

The nonprofit that teaches local youth writing skills currently has four locations — 18th and Diamond in North Philly, 15th and Christian and 9th and Washington in South Philly, and 39th and Lancaster in West Philly — serving about 2,500 young people annually.

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The nonprofit that teaches local youth writing skills currently has four locations — 18th and Diamond in North Philly, 15th and Christian and 9th and Washington in South Philly, and 39th and Lancaster in West Philly — serving about 2,500 young people annually.

The nonprofit that teaches local youth writing skills currently has four locations — 18th and Diamond in North Philly, 15th and Christian and 9th and Washington in South Philly, and 39th and Lancaster in West Philly — serving about 2,500 young people annually.

    Mighty Writers is expanding to Philly rec centers in 2018 - Generocity Philly
    "Around the Corner" is a PhillyCAM show that offers local social impact leaders the opportunity to share what impact their work is having on the Philadelphia area. Mighty Writers is growing even mightier in 2018.
    http://generocity.org

19 hours ago

Headliner TBA, Palmas at The Boot & Saddle on 01/24/2018 08:00 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Headliner TBA, Palmas - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 24th, 2018
    Headliner TBA, Palmas - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 24th, 2018
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

19 hours ago

Cayetana at The Boot & Saddle on 01/17/2018 08:30 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    Cayetana - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 17th, 2018
    The story of Cayetana is the story of punk rock. No matter the age, no matter the place, punk rock is all about seizing a moment in time. It is about not waiting for approval or permission to create a
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

19 hours ago

The Wonder Years at The Boot & Saddle on 01/31/2018 08:00 PM EST

1131 S. Broad Street

    The Wonder Years - Tickets - The Boot & Saddle - Philadelphia, PA - January 31st, 2018
    Just to let you know. Philadelphia's Mannequin Pussy shred. So if you don't like bands that shred, tread lightly over these next few paragraphs. Tread. Lightly. There are no half measures. These three shredful people (that's Marisa mastering the vocals/guitar - and how about Thanasi's guitar skills too?
    https://www.bootandsaddlephilly.com

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30 hours ago

Photos: Kenny & Faatimah Gamble’s An Evening of Style & Grace

...social etiquette programs and Universal Audenried Culinary Academy at the University Audenried Charter High School, 3301 Tasker Street, Philadelphia, PA. The Benefit kicked-off the 25 th Anniversary Celebration of Universal Companies...

    Photos: Kenny & Faatimah Gamble's An Evening of Style & Grace | Philly Chit Chat
    Music Impresario Kenneth Gamble and wife Faatimah Gamble, philanthropists and founders of Universal Companies hosted their 5 th annual star-studded fashion show to benefit the Universal Pearls of Wisdom, From Boys to Men character building and social etiquette programs and...
    http://www.phillychitchat.com

30 hours ago

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31 hours ago

The year in petitions: what got Penn students riled up in 2017?

The election of President Donald Trump began with tear-filled protests in November last year, and continued with protests throughout 2017. Hours after the 1968 Wharton graduate was inaugurated, dozens of students walked out of their classes to demonstrate their opposition to his administration.

    The year in petitions: what got Penn students riled up in 2017?
    Activism has been a cornerstone of the Penn student experience for years, and 2017 was no different. Throughout the year, undergraduate and graduate students penned over a dozen strongly-worded letters and collected thousands of signatures for a wide range of issues.
    http://www.thedp.com

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