A report last year found a $3.5 million investment to provide legal counsel to low-income tenants facing eviction could save the city an estimated $45 million annually.
White is back to work these days. He said he is also writing poetry, dabbling in music, and wants to go back to school at some point.
The group's first meeting is scheduled for Mon., Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. in the guild room at Grace Church on State Street, blocks from the Capitol.
The stretch of North Broad Street between Oxford Street and Girard Avenue will be renamed "Rev. Dr. Leon H. Sullivan Way" in his honor. The unveiling ceremony begins at noon in front of the Leon H. Sullivan Human Services Center at 1415 N. Broad Street.
A similar resolution has been introduced in the GOP-controlled U.S. Senate, it's unclear whether it will get any traction.
A $20 billion lawsuit a Black media mogul and comedian has filed against Comcast is headed to the Supreme Court this week.
“Situations like this keep me grounded and focused on my mission for reform that I dedicated myself to two years ago," Mill said.
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"Everyone has a story to tell," an organizer said, "Hearing each others stories bring us together as a community."