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Race & Diaspora

Replay of National Action Network’s We Shall Not Be Moved Post-March Rally

Thousands converged in Washington, DC on January 14 to participate in National Action Network's "We Shall Not Be Moved" March on Washington.

Evening Shows

Introducing “The Lounge,” with Host Keaton Nichols

The Lounge is here! Tune in at 7pm, Monday through Friday, for a digest of the top pop culture, politics, and sports headlines.


Vincent Thompson Lauded for Impressive Week of Media Coverage

2016 has been an amazing year for WURD's talented and dedicated on-air staff -- and last week was particularly stellar for news correspondent Vincent Thompson.

Politics & Government

Former U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah Receives Ten Year Sentence

A Pennsylvania judge has sentenced former U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah to a ten year prison term.

Politics & Government

Prophetic Lessons from Malcolm X, Relevant for the 2016 Elections

This election season, the internet is awash with quotes and video clips of civil rights leaders and activists who made comments as long as 50 years ago that are still eerily accurate today.

Criminal Justice

Police Shootings, Death in Dallas, Terror, and the Tie That Binds Them All

Dead bodies litter the ground – both here and abroad – lying in mute testimony of our failure to learn to live in peace with each other.

Health & Wellness

VIDEO: HuffPost Black Voices Features Tips for Healing as We Mourn

Huffington Post Black Voices recently posted a video featuring perspectives on how Black people can be mindful of self-care at times when we are inundated with endless media imagery of police brutality in our communities.

Race & Diaspora

July 14: WURD Will Live Broadcast “The President and The People: A National Conversation”

Tune in to 900AM in the Philly area and globally beginning at 8pm ET on July 14 to see and hear a town hall conversation with President Obama on moving forward together after the tragic shootings across our country.

Criminal Justice

VIDEO: Snipers Kill Five Dallas, TX Police Officers — POTUS Addresses U.S. Violence for Second Time in 24 Hours

Hours after delivering a speech from NATO about the fatal police shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, POTUS was again compelled to take to the podium to address the shooting deaths of five police officers after a peaceful rally in Dallas, TX.