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7:56 AM / Wednesday February 21, 2018

Freedom Quest

NAACP: We can’t afford not to fix our justice system

April 18, 2011

Reforming the nation’s criminal-justice system is one of the most urgent civil rights Issues of our time. One shocking fact illustrates why: More African-American men are entangled in the criminal-Justice system today than were enslaved in 1850.

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Corbett cuts health care for poor

February 6, 2011

Without the direct intervention of the new governor, in four short weeks these tens of thousands of poor Pennsylvanians will lose their health coverage and some will most surely get sick and a few will die. So far, the Corbett administration has remained tight-fisted and mute.

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Casey urges help for food banks

December 23, 2010

Bob Casey spearheaded a letter signed by 13 of his Senate colleagues urging the Obama Administration to provide a sustained level of funding for the Emergency Food Assistance Program or TEFAP which provides funding for food banks to purchase food.

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Freedom Fund Gala message

October 17, 2010

The 1940’s forged the Baby Boomer generation. Most of us in this room tonight were born in that decade. Many of the borders of countries we fight to protect or defeat today were drawn in latter half of that decade which ended World War II.

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If Corbett & Toomey win black people will die!

October 11, 2010

Shouting heads spewing radical messages permeate every political conversation today. Once respected news broadcasters these days routinely relay outrageous messages from an assortment of bloggers without first establishing their credibility.

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Attack Against Philadelphia Sheriff Part 3

August 16, 2010

As Philadelphia seeks ways to reduce expenses, some are suggesting the Sheriffs Office be eliminated. Councilman Frank DiCicco, who also works part-time as a real estate agent, has introduced a proposed amendment to the City Charter that, if approved by the voters, would eliminate the Sheriff’s Office.

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Attack Against Philadelphia Sheriff: Part 2

July 26, 2010

In 2004, long before foreclosure became front-page news, Green sounded an alarm in the city of Philadelphia. “More of our neighbors, our families and our friends are falling behind on their mortgages and losing their homes” to foreclosure…

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Recent News

Go With The-Flo

Kylie Jenner revealed that she and boyfriend Travis Scott welcomed a baby girl on February 1

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Color Of Money

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February 9, 2018

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Food And Beverage

Simple Sheet Pan Suppers

February 9, 2018

ABOVE PHOTO:  Spicy Sheet Pan Roasted Jambalaya Family Features At times, spending hours in the kitchen can...

Seniors

Four tips to prepare for extended power outages

February 9, 2018

BPT In the year 2018, it’s very easy to take your home’s power for granted. You flick...

Health

CDC: 63 children dead from flu, season bad as 2009 swine flu

February 9, 2018

By Mike Stobee NEW YORK (AP) — The flu has further tightened its grip on the U.S....

Horoscopes

SUNscopes for the week of Feb. 11

February 9, 2018

All Signs: This is the last week of the year when the Sun is in Aquarius. A...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff