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The Lounge 4.17.18 – John Graves III

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#WURDMarchingOrders: Violence, the Issues, and the Solutions

Wake Up With WURD, hosted by Christopher “Flood the Drummer” Norris Audit gun owners quarterly and create a registry. “You have to renew your firearms license. When it’s time for it be renewed, you should […]

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The Threeness of Being Black, American and a Woman  & Running a Radio Station While At It

W.E.B. DuBois once famously framed the duality of being Black and American as a “two-ness” or “double consciousness.” “An American, a Negro,” he wrote, “two souls, two thoughts, two unreconciled strivings; two warring ideals in […]

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Arts & Entertainment

ICYMI: A Recap of #BlackGirlMagic with the Stars of BLACK PANTHER

Before you make your way to theaters for the historic opening weekend of Disney/Marvel's BLACK PANTHER, it is worth it to refamiliarize yourself with the voices, works and vision of some of the film's leading characters.

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Morning & Midday Shows

Starbucks COO Addresses Controversial Philadelphia Arrests

Starbucks COO Rosalind Brewer sat down with the Wake Up With WURD morning team to address the controversial arrests at the Starbucks location at 18th and Spruce Street in Philadelphia, PA.

Arts & Entertainment


Honoring one of Philadelphia's own creative giants - James Mtume - on the celebration of his TVOne UNSUNG special and so much more!

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WURD Speaks: The Philadelphia Negro – Past & Present