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Hadas Kuznits
July 09, 2020 - 4:42 pm
DeSean Jackson’s Instagram posts sparked immediate outrage, and he has since apologized. But Jewish community leaders in Philadelphia took this as an opportunity to educate the football player — and those who may agree with the quote in his post — about how circulating even the slightest anti-...
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Dave Uram
July 09, 2020 - 10:40 am
Former NBA player Stephen Jackson and Eagles wide receiver Marquise Goodwin insist they have no hatred toward the Jewish community after defending DeSean Jackson, who came under heavy criticism this week for anti-Semitic posts on Instagram. Read more here.
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Dave Uram
July 08, 2020 - 12:11 pm
After DeSean Jackson issued multiple apologies for his anti-Semitic Instagram posts, the Eagles wide receiver said he will educate himself about why his posts were hurtful to many people. Read more here.
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94WIP Staff
July 07, 2020 - 8:20 am
Eagles receiver DeSean Jackson is facing heavy criticism for a string of posts that appeared on his social media account over the July 4th weekend, one of which included quotes attributed to Adolf Hitler.
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Mike DeNardo
July 02, 2020 - 1:30 pm
The School District of Philadelphia is investigating a series of racist social media posts by students at two of the city's top magnet high schools. Read more here.
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Andrew Kramer
July 01, 2020 - 8:31 pm
The Philadelphia 76ers say they are looking into allegations made by a former member of the organization's dance team who claims she was “bullied and racially targeted” and threatened by her fellow dancers. Read more here.
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Cherri Gregg
June 02, 2020 - 9:47 am
The 52nd Street commercial corridor in West Philadelphia suffered major damage during the riots and looting over the weekend. Sources say the looting was advertised on social media. Read more here.
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Johnny Lopez
May 20, 2020 - 5:59 am
If you’ve posted a selfie wearing a face mask it could be being used without your consent. Researchers have been collecting thousands of face mask selfies directly from Instagram in order to develop the next generation of facial recognition tools.
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Tarrah Gibbons
May 19, 2020 - 4:17 pm
Instagram just launched a tool that focuses on mental health and wellness during the coronavirus pandemic. If you use the famous app, find out what the platform offers.
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Mark Abrams
May 18, 2020 - 12:38 pm
Federal authorities are concerned about a rise in reports of predators using social media apps during the COVID-19 crisis to sexually exploit teens and pre-teens. Read more here.
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