‘Black Lives Matter’ Protesters In Philly Plan #ReclaimMLK Day March for Justice, Jobs & Education

Source: POWER Philadelphia Dated: Jan. 05, 2015 Thousands of people, from a broad based coalition, will march on MLK Day Monday January 19th starting at 1:30pm. The protestors are demanding an end to “Stop & Frisk,” an increase in minimum wage, and a full funding formula for schools. PHILADELPHIA — While most people enjoyed the ...

Roebuck invites West Philly residents to “Going Beyond ‘the Dream'” event

State Rep. James Roebuck, D-Phila., Democratic chairman of the House Education Committee, invites west Philadelphia residents to join him at a Dr. Martin Luther King Day event Monday morning at West Philadelphia High School, 49th and Chestnut streets. The “Day of Consciousness Raising: Going Beyond ‘the Dream'” program will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, after ...

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The Czar of Jazz welcomes the legendary “Mighty Burner,” Sonny Hopson to the WPEB studio!

The Czar of Jazz welcomes the legendary
Sonny “The Mighty Burner” Hopson is one of the pioneers of Black American Soul radio.Sonny‚Äôs cool sounding rapid rhythmic style set a new standard for Philadelphia radio broadcasting. Later, Sonny with the Concerned Communicators, were instrumental in challenging¬†radio station programming policies as it relates to the African American community.