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Wake Up With WURD- Question of the Day

No Democratic candidate can win without black support. What do we demand in return?

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Top 5 Live- Wednesday February 10

Two Zika Virus Cases Confirmed In Pa., 1 In Del.   State health authorities say two female Pennsylvania residents have tested positive for the Zika virus.   The Pennsylvania Department of Health says the two had recently traveled to+ Read More


Know Thyself, and Know You Are Loved

This week is my coming out, of sorts. Not sexually, but ethnically. I'm claiming an identity that I've only recently felt empowered to embrace. And it's scary, but wonderful.

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Solomon Jones Nominated Best Radio Personality in Philadelphia Magazine’s ‪#‎BestofPhilly‬!

Wake Up With WURD's Solomon Jones has been nominated as Best Radio Personality in Philadelphia Magazine's annual ‪#BestofPhilly!

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Nick Taliaferro Show Lands Monthly Exclusive with Mayor Jim Kenney

Mayor Jim Kenney's office announced today that his popular #AskKenney Twitter chat has expanded across other mediums to include engage Philadelphians everywhere, including an exclusive 30-minute caller Q&A segment on The Nick Taliaferro Show.

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Arts & Entertainment

Latest Episode of “Philadelphia: The Great Experiment” Documentary Released

History Making Productions announced the release of the latest episode of Philadelphia: The Great Experiment - Disorder: 1820-1854. View the trailer for a preview featuring members of the WURD family!

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Race & Diaspora

Andrew Young Fireside Chat – Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

WURD was on the scene for a recent visit by civil rights activist and former United National Ambassador Andrew Young, Jr.

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WUWW Interviews Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney

Wake Up With WURD host Solomon Jones interviewed newly elected Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney during his second week in office.

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President Obama Unveils New Gun Control Measures

On January 5, President Barack Obama announced steps that his administration is putting in place to reduce gun violence in America.

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