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Neither ICE Nor Storms of Controversy Stops South Philly’s Le Virtù From Fighting for Immigrants
"The investigation was, almost certainly, a result of our activism on behalf of immigrants."
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'Human Life More Important Than Corporate Profits': Sanders Joins Community to Stop Financial Vultures From Liquidating Hospital
"We should not be talking about shutting down a major hospital and converting that property into hotels or condos."
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Sanders Joins Union Leaders and Healthcare Workers In Protesting 'Corporate Greed'-Fueled Private Equity Sale of Philadelphia Hospital
"People will get hurt, and they will die as a direct result of this one man's action."
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Video captured the explosion that took place at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery in Philadelphia early Friday morning. News
What the 'Fossil Fuel Economy Looks Like': Demands for Climate Justice After Explosion Rocks Philly Oil Refinery
"Unless we change course now and treat the crisis for what it is, we will continue to see more disasters like today."
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A screenshot from The Story of Stuff's new video, The Story of Water: Who Controls the Way We Drink? News
'The Story of Water': New Video From Story of Stuff Team Delivers Short, Beautiful Smackdown of Water Privatization
"We know what really happens when a city turns over this precious resource to corporations"
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Shoppers line up outside  a Target store on November 22, 2012 in Rosemead, Calif. Views
Black Friday Isn’t the Only Time Workers Face Unfair Schedules
Long holiday hours are just one of the myriad abuses employees face when it comes to their work schedules.
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Toxic Masculinity Is Killing Us
The crisis of toxic masculinity needs to be on the front burner of the American conversation—not only because it’s so bad, but because it’s getting worse
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Women Dressed as 'Handmaids' to Confront 'Vicious Theocrat' Mike Pence in Philadelphia Over His Anti-Choice Agenda
"Pence is one of the most dangerous reactionary figures in modern history. He is a key figure in ushering in a theocratic society right out of the Handmaid's Tale."
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'Tremendous Defeat' for Trump's DOJ as Judge Rules in Favor of Philadelphia's Sanctuary City Status
A federal judge ordered the Trump administration to restore funding to Philadelphia after Attorney General Jeff Sessions pulled a grant as retribution for the city's refusal to assist in immigration arrests
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Rapper's Story Shows How Progressive Prosecutors Can Reform Probation and Parole
Meek Mill's experience is troubling because of how normal it is—but it also illustrates a way forward
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