At a Funeral For A Home commemorating "the slow decline and gradual rebirth" of a West Philadelphia neighborhood and the lives therein, the Unique Miracle Drill Team marched, the Mt. Olive Baptist Church Choir sang "Precious memories, how they linger," and residents gathered to celebrate the long life of a lone rowhouse and, with its demolition, "return its brick, mortar, wood, and steel back into the earth.” The resurrection-themed communal ceremony, in one of five nationwide neighborhoods...
"When you stand up and you say that working class families need some help, 'Oh my god, the world is gonna collapse.'"
"I feel like she wanted to insert a choice expletive in the middle of that."
"You have to be all sorts of twisted to think 'making poor people more...
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