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Top 5 Live Wednesday August 24

Probe of Seth Williams' finances expands; Fox News faces new sexual harassment suit; Clinton Foundation donors met with her at State; Political operative gets probation in Fattah case; White producer's offensive black character.

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WURD Events

WURD Needs You – Join the forWURD Movement Today

It’s very simple. We need your help.

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Solomon Jones Named Recipient of Temple University’s Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Award

Wake Up With WURD's Solomon Jones has been chosen as a 2016 recipient of Temple University's Lew Klein Alumni in the Media Award, which honors professional achievements of TU's School of Media and Communication alumni!

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Volunteers Needed for Aug. 20 Dixie Hummingbirds “Fluff Up the Nest” Project

The Word-Out! Awareness Foundation and Friends of the Dixie Hummingbirds need volunteers for the “Fluff-Up the Nest” project: a clearing and clean-up of the grounds in front of the group’s official Mural Arts portrait at 15th & Poplar Streets.

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Business & Technology

WURD Listed Among Philly’s Leaders of Color Using Social Media

We were pleasantly surprised to learn that generocity.org recently included WURD in an article that profiled Philly's leaders of color "making it happen" on social media!

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WURD Events

August 26 – WURD Founder’s Day and Summer of Freedom Finale

Join us for a full day of special events and programming - and take advantage of our one-day forWURD Membership special of just $80. Click for details!

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Featured Podcasts

The Nick Taliaferro Show 8.22.16 – Keva Sturdevant
MOJO 8.22.16 – The Morning After
Wake Up With WURD 8.22.16

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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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