Kierra Johnson

21-Year-Old Art Student Found Dead in Philadelphia Creek

by Zahara Hill

A Philadelphia college student was found dead in a creek on Friday morning. NBC 10 Philadelphia reports the body of 21-year-old Kierra Johnson was discovered by... Read More

Sculpture of an afropick outside of Philadelphia's City Hall

Sculpture Of Ginormous Afro-Pick Installed Feet Away From Statue Of Racist Ex-Mayor In Philadelphia

by Zahara Hill

The 12-foot-tall installation titled "All Power to All People" is part of a citywide public art project. Read More

Seth Williams

Philadelphia D.A. Hit With Storm of Corruption Charges in Scandal

by #teamEBONY

Philadelphia’s top prosecutor Seth Williams was indicted on 21 counts of corruption Tuesday after a lengthy investigation by federal authorities. Charges against him include wire... Read More

Philly Sports Radio Station in Controversy over Fake Black Caller

Philly Sports Radio Station in Controversy over Fake Black Caller

by #teamEBONY

A scandal at Philadelphia sports radio station 97.5 The Fanatic, in which a phony Black caller was created that many listeners found offensive has... Read More

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

Protesters Shout Loud at DNC

by Charles Robinson

The streets of Philadelphia were quieter early Wednesday than they were on Tuesday as only a few small demonstrations took place downtown and no... Read More

Bill Clinton, Black Lives Matter Activists Clash in Philadelphia

Bill Clinton, Black Lives Matter Activists Clash in Philadelphia

by #teamEBONY

Bill Clinton got into a verbal altercation with a few Black Lives Matter protesters in Philadelphia on Thursday. As he defended his wife's presidential... Read More

'Birdie Africa,' Child Icon Of 1985 Philly MOVE Bombing, Dies

Why the MOVE Bombing is So Relevant Today

by Blavity.com

I will never forget hearing about the MOVE bombing for the first time. I was in eighth-grade and activist Romona Africa along with other... Read More

Future, J. Cole, The Weeknd Close Out Made in America Day 2

Future, J. Cole, The Weeknd Close Out Made in America Day 2

by #teamEBONY

With Day 1 (and Beyonce) in the books, festival-goers packed the Ben Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia for part two of the Budweiser Made In... Read More

Beyonce Dominates Day 1 of Made in America 2015

Beyonce Dominates Day 1 of Made in America 2015

by #teamEBONY

Over 50,000 strong partied, rocked, and swayed throughout the Art Museum Parkway during day one of the 2015 Made In America festival. For the... Read More