Philly with Standing Rock and PhillyWeRise held an Emergency Rally for Standing Rock protest on Tuesday, Valentine’s Day, in Center City, Philadelphia. Approximately 80 – 100 protesters gathered at Thomas Paine Plaza across from City Hall on short notice at 8:00 a.m.
By Carin Berkowitz Like many, I was personally offended by Senator Pat Toomey’s recent comparison between providing insurance and treatments for people with expensive chronic conditions and asking insurance companies to rebuild burned-down buildings, but I also think Mr. Toomey
After yet another large protest downtown — this one in support of refugees, immigrants, and Philadelphia’s status as a sanctuary city — it’s interesting to take a closer look at the three major networks’ coverage. 6abc’s leading story, an hour after
Thursday, February 2nd was a busy protest day in Philadelphia. Comcast workers made a huge splash with their 2:00 p.m. walk-out in Center City, as reported by Philadelphia news site, Billy Penn. This nationally coordinated action followed an earlier international