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A Lack of Unity

April 23, 2011

When Onica Makwakwa, executive director of the alliance Unity Journalists of Color, heard the news that the National Association of Black Journalists, the alliance’s largest partner, was pulling out, it caught her by surprise.

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Philadelphia’s Wawa Welcome America! Fourth of July Jam

April 18, 2011

Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced last week that four-time Grammy award-winning band The Roots will headline Philly’s Fourth of July Jam during Wawa Welcome America! The band and their Musical Director ?uestlove will be performing their set as well as…

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The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff