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Dying of Old Age: A form of Protest

Lindo Jones’ poignant poetry delves into the profound act of using old age as a powerful form of protest. Through expressive words this piece reflects on life’s journey, legacy, and the longing to age gracefully. Join the dialogue surrounding aging, wellness, equity, and justice in this compelling contribution from Love Now Media’s Poet’s Press.

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Seven Flowers to Give to Girls and Women 

Syreeta Martin shares a beautiful bouquet of wisdom inspired by her encounter with Bloom Bold Co. and the Black Girl Florists at the 2023 Philadelphia Flower Show. Hear about her transformative act of giving and receiving flowers and witnessing the tangible magic of the moment. This heartfelt gesture transcends generations, symbolizing empowerment and love.

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Philly vs. Camden: Basketball Bridges Brotherhood

Read about the intense rivalry between Philly and Camden through a historic high school basketball clash. DJ Wagner, Aaron Bradshaw, and Justin Edwards, future University of Kentucky teammates, showcased their talents in a thrilling game that left fans on the edge of their seats. Camden High emerged victorious in a nail-biting 60-57 showdown against Imhotep, delivering a memorable spectacle reminiscent of professional basketball.

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Love & Rage: Alchemizing Your Emotions for Justice  

Navigate the complexities of love and rage amid ongoing struggles for justice. Explore the impact of systemic issues on underserved communities and learn how to transform emotions into constructive action. Avoid toxic media practices, embrace participatory design, and discover Philadelphia organizations dedicated to addressing police and community relations. Channel rage into meaningful efforts for lasting systemic change.

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Equity

Applications are now open for the 2023 Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange

Apply now for the 2023 Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange! This community-focused accelerator empowers BIPOC news entrepreneurs through training, coaching, and grant funding. Join to ensure sustainable business growth on your own terms. Supported by The Lenfest Institute, Knight-Lenfest Local News Transformation Fund, and Independence Public Media Foundation.

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What does it mean to thrive as a young Black man in Philly? On community, legacy building and generational wealth

Uncover the inspiring stories of young Black men in Philadelphia navigating challenges, building legacies, and pursuing generational wealth. Explore their educational journeys, impactful careers, and narratives of resilience, all backed by a strong sense of community. Dive into tales of success, highlighting their determination to create positive change within the Black community.

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