It calls for reinvesting in Temple’s Department of Africology and African American Studies, prioritizing recruitment and retention of faculty and employees of color, investing in campus-wide anti-racism training and launching a bridge program for North Philadelphia youth.
Several of the candidates said that residents of rural Pennsylvania don’t feel “heard” in Harrisburg.
The groups, Lancaster Stands Up, SafeHouse Lancaster, Green Dreamz, ACLU PA, and the Lancaster NAACP, denounced what they described as a “broken criminal justice system.”
The civil rights organization has directors in several states mobilizing the LGBTQ vote, including Arizona, Michigan, Nevada, Ohio, Texas and Wisconsin.
Officer Paul Abel Jr. made $156,106 in total compensation last year, records showed. That's more than Mayor Bill Peduto's salary.
“It is very clear that there is an attempt to suppress the vote,” state Sen. Sharif Street, D-Philadelphia, said, adding that it will particularly impact communities of color.
Cheyney University, the nation's oldest Historically Black College and University, was the scene of a demonstration that attempted to disrupt classes on Tuesday.
More than four in 10 voters say President Donald Trump's stand on immigration is giving them a reason to vote against him.
Los eventos, muchos en modo virtual debido al COVID-19, incluyen lecciones de baile, sesiones de networking, talleres educativos, demostraciones de cocina y más.
The eight protesters are facing felony riot, arson and vandalism charges, according to a report by LancasterOnline.