Question of the Day – Wake Up With WURD

What do we do when cops sue the families of those they killed? The Chicago police officer who killed Quintonio LeGrier has filed a lawsuit against the teen’s estate. Click here to read on Cnn.com

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Top 5 Live – Friday February 12

Delaware governor signs resolution apologizing for slavery, John Lewis: 'I never saw' Sanders at civil rights events, 'Staggering corruption': 46 correctional officers charged in years-long drug trafficking sting, Phila. health department gets power to shut dirty eateries, Akai Gurley shooting: Jury finds police officer guilty

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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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Politics & Government

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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