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Top 5 Live – Wednesday June 3

Every day on Wake Up With WURD we list the top five stories of the day. Today's stories include: FIFA President Sepp Blatter announces resignation amid scandal, Why Philly has so few black police recruits, NSA surveillance bill passes after weeks-long showdown and more.

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Top 5 Live – Tuesday June 2

Every day on Wake Up With WURD we list the top five stories of the day. Today's stories include: NBC in Talks to Keep Brian Williams With New Role, Fatal police shootings in 2015 approaching 400 nationwide and more.

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The MOJO

Music Is My Life

Black Music Month is like a second birthday celebration. It is a wonderful reminder of the role that music has played not just in my own development, but as a vehicle for expression and success for my entire family.

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Top 5 Live – Friday May 29

Every day on Wake Up With WURD we list the top five stories of the day. Today's stories include: former U.S. House Speaker Hastert indicted on federal charges, molestation claim against Michael Jackson estate dismissed, and city schools say why they need more money.

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Race & Diaspora

Systemic racism and… incarceration

Race Forward, publisher of Colorlines, has launched a video series called "What Is Systemic Racism?" featuring socio-political commentator and deejay Jay Smooth. This video, second in the series, focuses on the connection between racism and incarceration.

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Business & Technology

Mind Your Business Episode 4: The A-List Look

In the fourth episode of "Mind Your Business," Wake Up With WURD host Solomon Jones speaks with Hanifa Samad, owner of The A List Look - a fashion boutique in Philadelphia.

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