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Senator Elizabeth Warren was silenced during Tuesday night’s Senate debate over the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General when she began quoting the late Coretta Scott King about Sessions’ history of Black voter suppression.

With a new administration on its way in, WURD is one of few independently owned media outlets that offer our community a place to speak and be heard, especially when our voices are increasingly marginalized, ignored and silenced.

Today, President Obama sent his final email to his newsletter subscribers. Read on for the full text.

Thousands converged in Washington, DC on January 14 to participate in National Action Network’s “We Shall Not Be Moved” March on Washington.

Radio station 900AM-WURD and Philadelphia magazine announced today they’re teaming up to create a special podcast around the topic of social justice. The podcast will be released on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 16th.

Tickets are on sale now for Generations – Speak! This is more than a discussion. It’s the start of action plan that combines the energy of the young with the resources of the elders to fight the rise of racism.

The Lounge is here! Tune in at 7pm, Monday through Friday, for a digest of the top pop culture, politics, and sports headlines.

We encourage you to take a look at “Community Building: Your Guide to Recycling Black Dollars,” an article recently published by Ebony magazine about Black economic power and spending habits.

A Pennsylvania judge has sentenced former U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah to a ten year prison term.


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