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23-year-old graduate student Joe Warburton of Pitman, New Jersey has joined task force focused on diversity and inclusion in the town.
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David Madden
August 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
A South Jersey graduate student is hoping to make a difference in his home town by joining a 13-member task force focused on diversity and inclusion. Read more here.
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Johnny Lopez
August 02, 2020 - 7:00 am
Ryan Reynolds wants to ensure his next project is more inclusive. The “Deadpool” star announced he would use his own salary to pay and house 10- 20 trainees of diverse backgrounds on his next film.
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Reading Terminal Market
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Holli Stephens
July 31, 2020 - 5:00 am
We’re entering another month of the coronavirus pandemic, but this one is marked by more reopenings and activities to do while practicing social distancing. Plan your weekend now with The KYW To-Do List.
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Running
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Justin Udo
July 30, 2020 - 2:19 pm
New distance challenges take marathoners across almost the entire span of Pennsylvania — but runners don’t have to leave their neighborhoods to participate. Read more here.
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President Barack Obama honors U.S. Rep. John Lewis with Medal of Freedom
Mike Dougherty
July 30, 2020 - 10:29 am
Longtime congressman and civil rights icon John Lewis will be laid to rest today after a funeral at the legendary church where Martin Luther King Jr. used to deliver sermons. Lewis died July 17 at age 80. Read more here.
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People painting "End Racism Now" in Fishtown
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Paul Kurtz
July 28, 2020 - 5:34 pm
Following a summer of Black Lives Matter protests and activism for social justice, an increasing number of Philadelphia companies are looking to hire chief diversity officers. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
July 27, 2020 - 5:41 pm
Health officials in Philadelphia detail their efforts to reduce inequalities in the COVID-19 pandemic in an interim racial equity plan released Monday. Read more here.
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Open laptop computer
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Hadas Kuznits
July 25, 2020 - 12:42 pm
There's outrage in the Philadelphia Jewish community over a now-deleted Facebook post by the leader of a local civil rights organization, containing a meme being described as anti-Semitic. Read more here.
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Rebekah Sager
July 19, 2020 - 10:28 am
Political operative and longtime advisor to President Donald Trump, Roger Stone, sat down with host Morris O’Kelly of The Mo’Kelly Show Saturday after recently being released from federal custody.
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Jordan Cohn
July 14, 2020 - 9:05 am
Giannis Antetokounmpo, Chris Paul and several other NBA stars have revealed what social justice messages they will sport on their jerseys during the NBA season restart, while LeBron James and Anthony Davis are among those who won’t use any.
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