Something doesn't add up at UArts
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1d ago
University of the Arts’ former CFO wants answers about the suddenly-closed school’s $40 million funding gap ..read more
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Banned Book Club | Removing immigrant stories
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by CitizenCast
3d ago
On this episode of #velshibannedbookclub, MSNBC host and Citizen board member Ali Velshi brings Laurence Yep onto the show to talk about his banned book: Dragonwings. Critics have scoured Yep's book about Chinese immigrants for evidence of "anti-American sentiments." This is a dangerous practice ..read more
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The great school vouchers debate
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by CitizenCast
6d ago
Progressive members of City Council protested them. Jay-Z supported them. Mayor Parker tried to unite everyone. You have entered the frontlines of school choice ..read more
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How to really ... run against Donald Trump
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by CitizenCast
1w ago
What is behind the surprising levels of Black support for (now felon) Donald J. Trump? According to bestselling author, public intellectual and “hip hop” professor Michael Eric Dyson, it's the result of a slew of misconceptions, as well as folks not understanding how government actually works in our lives. "It's an indictment of our side," Dyson said.  On this episode, Dyson and our mayors have a few words of advice for President Biden on how to really beat Donald Trump. Check out the first of a special two-part series with the ever insightful, ever entertaining Dr. Michael Eric Dyson.&nb ..read more
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Big Rube's Philly: Black Dragon
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1w ago
The legendary Reuben Harley meets up with Black Dragon's Kurt Evans, a chef after his own heart who supports the community through an inspiring fusion of Black and Chinese cuisine ..read more
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UArts closing with one week notice just isn't done
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by CitizenCast
1w ago
A longtime university president calls for an independent investigation into what happened at the 150-year-old University of the Arts / UArts ..read more
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Caitlin Clark, race and the WNBA
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by CitizenCast
1w ago
Public intellectual Michael Eric Dyson on how Black women are once again getting overlooked in the Caitlin Clark narrative ..read more
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This summer camp teaches a lot more than basketball
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by CitizenCast
2w ago
The founder of Hoop Dreams, Inc. has figured out how to help Philly kids make friends, be confident and focus on opportunities, using basketball as bait ..read more
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Is the Left making it harder for moderates to vote Democratic?
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by CitizenCast
2w ago
We return to Ali Velshi in conversation with The Welcome Party co-founder Lauren Harper, PA State Senator Nikil Saval, and former Republican Congressman Charlie Dent. Velshi begins by asking Nikil Saval at our most recent Ideas We Should Steal Festival if candidates on the left are making it harder for moderates to vote for Democrats ..read more
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"Make room for women"
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by CitizenCast
2w ago
Women’s Way recently honored philanthropist and Citizen board member Jen Rice for her support of women’s empowerment programs. Listen to her inspiring acceptance speech ..read more
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