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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Question of the Day: What do you remember about Maurice White and Earth, Wind and Fire?

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Top 5 Live-Friday February 5

Earth, Wind & Fire Founder Maurice White Dead at 74 Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose horn-driven band sold more than 90 million albums and made hits like “September,” “Shining Star” and “Boogie+ Read More

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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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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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