Faith & Religion

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On Monday, August 4, a funeral for was held for Keiearra Williams (15), Joseph Reed (10) and Terrence Moore (7), the three children killed by reckless carjackers on July 25 in North Philadelphia. WURD’s Nick Taliaferro, an ordained minister, officiated at the sad occasion.

After many months of controversy and internal disagreements, Rev. Kevin Johnson — Senior Pastor of Bright Hope Baptist Church in North Philadelphia, has resigned.

The Philadelphia Freedom Festival kicked off in February, linking the arts with civil rights history in a seven-month series that commemorates the life and legacy of Octavius V. Catto. The grand finale concert is July 19 – join WURD for pre-concert activities at 6:00 P.M.!

WURD’s 2012 “Say It Loud” panel discussion, featuring Haki Madhubuti, Dr. Maulana Karenga, Dr. Molefi K. Asante, and Bob Law.  MOJO host Stef Renee moderates the conversation.

This is a tribute to our beloved sister and talented on-air host, Fatimah Ali, who made her transition on January 23, 2012.

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