Author: LiRon Anderson-Bell
Larry Krasner and Rebecca Rhynhart are the clear winners in PA’s May 16 Primary.
WURD Radio, owner and operator of 900AM-WURD, Pennsylvania’s only Black talk radio station, today announced the launch of an FM sister station that will simulcast 24 hours per day on 96.1 FM in Philadelphia.
May 16 is Election Day in Pennsylvania! Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. — in the meantime, take our citywide Election Day Poll on Zip, the Question Answer App!
Universal Companies’ Kenny Gamble and Rahim Islam, Enon Tabernacle’s Rev. Alyn Waller, and other community leaders launch the iBuyBlack Discount Card.
WURD’s Vincent Thompson interviews Lucy Kerman, Senior Vice Provost for University and Community Partnerships at Drexel University, about the importance of the $3.5 billion Schuylkill Yards and Inclusive Development project.
Sara Lomax-Reese, president and CEO of WURD Radio, interviews Charles Blow, CNN commentator and op-ed visual columnist for The New York Times, at the NABJ 2017 Regional Conference.
The new podcast “Pushback” focuses on social justice in Philadelphia and beyond. The series is hosted by Christopher “Flood the Drummer” Norris, CEO of Techbook Online and regular contributor to WURD, and Malcolm Burnley, a writer at large for Philly Mag.
As Donald Trump puts his action plan for the first 100 days as president into play, hundreds of people are enrolling in a new Penn School of Social Policy & Practice massive open online learning course that empowers them to create a list of priorities of their own.