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Race & Diaspora

WURD Needs YOU to Support BeHeardPhilly – Take the Survey TODAY!

We've partnered with The Next Majority and BeHeardPhilly on a survey just for WURD listeners that takes a look at voter participation during the DNC. We need your participation - take the survey TODAY!

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Politics & Government

Question of the Day – Wake Up With WURD

How do we fix the system?

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Wake Up With WURD

Top Five Live – Thursday July 28

Obama speaks for Hillary at DNC, Former CIA chief: Trump’s Russia plea disqualifies him for the presidency, John Hinckley Jr. set to be released, Bill O’Reilly says slaves were ‘well fed’, and Freddie Gray case: Charges dropped against remaining officers.

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Youth & Family

July 26: Mighty Writers to Attempt “Most Kids Writing” World Record at Art Museum

Today's the day! Mighty Writers, a Philadelphia organization devoted to teaching Philadelphia students seven to 17 to think clearly and write with clarity, is attempting to set a new world record for most kids writing at the same place at the same time.

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Criminal Justice

Police Shootings, Death in Dallas, Terror, and the Tie That Binds Them All

Dead bodies litter the ground – both here and abroad – lying in mute testimony of our failure to learn to live in peace with each other.

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Health & Wellness

VIDEO: HuffPost Black Voices Features Tips for Healing as We Mourn

Huffington Post Black Voices recently posted a video featuring perspectives on how Black people can be mindful of self-care at times when we are inundated with endless media imagery of police brutality in our communities.

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Featured Podcasts

The Nick Taliaferro Show 7.21.16 – Anton Moore
MOJO 7.20.16 – Rev Lennox Yearwood Jr
Wake Up With WURD 7.18.16

Featured Videos

Race & Diaspora

Wake Up With WURD’s Solomon Jones Appears on ABC’s Nightline to Talk Race, Policing and Fatherhood

On July 13, Wake Up With WURD's Solomon Jones and his son were part of a discussion on ABC's Nightline that brought together a diverse group of parents, children and police officers to have frank conversations about race, justice and the role of police.

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WURD Exclusive: New Freedom Theatre

Examining the vision for the future of New Freedom Theatre's Training Program and mainstage productions.

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Race & Diaspora

Reelblack’s Exclusive Conversations with Baba Dick Gregory

By popular demand: click to enjoy Reelblack's exclusive conversations with activist, author and comedian Baba Dick Gregory, hosted by Mike D. - over two dozen videos!

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