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Top 5 Live-Wednesday,March 1st

Trump envisions bill allowing many immigrants to stay in US,President Trump suggests anti-Semitic threats across U.S. are coming from within Jewish community, Two get prison for threatening party, waving Confederate flag,Betsy DeVos statement on black colleges sparks uproar,Is Trump's nod to black universities genuine or a deceitful ploy?

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Arts & Entertainment

March 1 is the Deadline for the Kimmel Center’s DRUMLine LIVE Battle Competition Entries!

The Kimmel Center is holding a Drumline Battle Competition — and the winner will perform a 10 minute set as the opening act for DRUMLine LIVE on opening night, Thursday March 9. Click for entry details!

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Politics & Government

Introducing Reality Check with Charles Ellison: Monday-Thursday, 4-7 p.m.

Introducing "Reality Check with Charles Ellison," every Monday through Thursday from 4-7pm. Hosted by Charles D. Ellison -- veteran political strategist and Philly native -- "Reality Check" will discuss issues rippling through the nation’s capitals, state houses and city halls.

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Featured Videos


WURD Backstage: Dr. Ysaÿe Barnwell

Community educator and composer Dr. Ysaÿe Barnwell, former member of the folk a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey In The Rock, shares insights with WURD host Stephanie Renée.

Women & Gender

WURD Exclusive: Interview with Hidden Figures’ Katherine Johnson

In the lead-up to the 2017 Academy Awards and Women's History Month, WURD president and CEO Sara Lomax-Reese sat down for an exclusive interview with Katherine Johnson, the main character portrayed in the movie "Hidden Figures."


Learning To Build Better Students

More multimedia offerings from MOJO host Stephanie Renée's recent trip to Ghana. This video explores a successful collaboration between Ghana and Israel for early childhood education.