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In Latest Progressive Reform, Philadelphia DA Ends Cash Bail for Many Non-Violent Offenses
"Pre-trial incarceration has catastrophic impacts on families and communities. Even a few days in jail can ruin a person's life."
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Joining Nationwide Shift, Philadelphia's Progressive DA Drops Dozens of Marijuana Possession Charges
The city became the third in recent weeks to announce reforms to its marijuana policy, with DA Larry Krasner saying the change will free up resources to target serious violent crimes
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Children Sue Trump Admin for 'Reckless and Deliberate Indifference' to Climate Threat
"We must hold the federal government accountable for the long-term environmental harm that is propagating under its direction," said Clean Air Council's Joseph Minott. "It's time to fight back."
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'A Revolution': Philly DA Candidate Seeking to End Mass Incarceration Wins Race
'What was that sound? Nothing less than the stirrings of a whole different kind of revolution from the city that gave America the Declaration of Independence and the Bill of Rights'
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The Light That 'Never Was On Land or Sea'
In a society where the 'government does not see the governed,' these pro-democracy marchers in Pennsylvania are on the move
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Philadelphia Muslims and Jews 'Unite Against Hatred' After Cemetery Attack
Muslim activists rally to donate funds, assist in cleanup after Jewish grave site in Pennsylvania desecrated
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Philadelphians are staging a series of protests against President Donald Trump's repressive agenda. News
As Trump and GOP Descend on Philadelphia, Protests Erupt In the Streets
"If we don't get no justice, they don't get no peace!"
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Watch Final DNC Night: Clinton to Take Nomination, Progressives Fight On
'The mood of the electorate is clearly a populist one'
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Watch DNC Night Two: Roll Call, Bill Clinton, Mothers of the Movement
The mothers of Eric Garner and Michael Brown will address the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night
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Will DNC Give Sanders Supporters the Full Roll Call Vote They Seek?
"If they skip it, I imagine there's going to be... a lot of anger," says Jeanne Harris, a nurse from Los Angeles
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