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Criminal Justice

Minister Louis Farrakhan 9.8.15 – Justice or Else Philadelphia Rally

900AM-WURD's broadcast of the Philly mobilization rally for Minister Louis Farrakhan's October 10 "Justice... or Else" event in Washington, D.C. to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the 1995 Million Man March.

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Race & Diaspora

The Invitation: “Impolite Conversations”

In March 2015, 900AM-WURD and the Painted Bride Art Center debuted "The Invitation," a four-part series of interactive conversations where diverse and divergent viewpoints are not only welcome, but also encouraged.

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Health & Wellness

Wellness 101 – Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: A Woman’s Guide to Wholeness

Wellness 101 is 900AM-WURD's community health education symposium series. In honor of Women’s History Month 2015, we presented Wellness 101 - Healthy, Wealthy and Wise: A Woman’s Guide to Wholeness.


Education

WURD Speaks: Brain Strain II Promo on NBC10

WURD President and CEO Sara Lomax-Reese speaks to NBC10's Tracy Davidson about the 9/26/16 WURD Speaks: Brain Strain II educational symposium at the Franklin Institute.

Politics & Government

September 14 – POTUS in Philadelphia to Campaign for Hillary Clinton

On September 13, President Obama was in Philadelphia campaigning for Democratic Presidential Nominee Hillary Clinton.

WURD Events

Recap: WURD Founder’s Day 2016

ICYMI - here's a special sizzle reel-style recap of our 2016 Founder's Day celebration on August 26, 2016.

Race & Diaspora

Wake Up With WURD’s Solomon Jones Appears on ABC’s Nightline to Talk Race, Policing and Fatherhood

On July 13, Wake Up With WURD's Solomon Jones and his son were part of a discussion on ABC's Nightline that brought together a diverse group of parents, children and police officers to have frank conversations about race, justice and the role of police.

WURD TV

WURD Exclusive: New Freedom Theatre

Examining the vision for the future of New Freedom Theatre's Training Program and mainstage productions.

Race & Diaspora

Reelblack’s Exclusive Conversations with Baba Dick Gregory

By popular demand: click to enjoy Reelblack's exclusive conversations with activist, author and comedian Baba Dick Gregory, hosted by Mike D. - over two dozen videos!

Arts & Entertainment

WURD Backstage – Barbershop: The Next Cut

Stephanie Renée sits down with Deon Cole and Ice Cube to discuss the release of the next installment of the Barbershop film franchise - Barbershop: The Next Cut - during the stars' recent visit to Philadelphia.

Arts & Entertainment

WURD Backstage: Omari Hardwick

In this episode of WURD Backstage, MOJO host Stef Renée interviews actor Omari Hardwick.

Wake Up With WURD

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.