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Attack Against Philadelphia Sheriff: Part 2

July 26, 2010

In 2004, long before foreclosure became front-page news, Green sounded an alarm in the city of Philadelphia. “More of our neighbors, our families and our friends are falling behind on their mortgages and losing their homes” to foreclosure…

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Attack Against Philadelphia Sheriff: Part 1

July 18, 2010

They’re ganging up against the sheriff. Under the guise of so-called “reform,” a clique of business leaders, newspaper writers, lawyers, bankers and elected officials want to abolish the office of sheriff.

 

 

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Increase in homelessness up 56% in one year

May 10, 2010

As part of their on-gong efforts to address the many needs of the homeless and those in shelters, The Women’s Council of Philadelphia Metropolitan Board of Realists are not only talking about the plight of homeless, they’re doing something about it!

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John Jordan runs for PA Senate!

March 1, 2010

Bucks County NAACP President John Jordan is throwing his hat in the ring for the PA Senate seat. He promises to ‘shake things up in the State Capital,’ to bring much needed changes in the Bucks County.

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In just one year—white America has pulled back from Obama

January 24, 2010

It really disturbs a lot of white people when a white person of consequence, like a former president, launches a salvo or two against white racism. (Talk about your thin skins.) In the early 1960s, the white hooligans always saved their most savage blows for the white freedom riders because

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