Protests

Damage inside the burnt US consulate building in Benghazi (Photo credit: GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Security Breach In Libya Is Ignored By American Media

As the liberal American press and ultra-liberal bloggers inundate the Internet and newsprints with criticisms of what Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential challenger to President Barack Obama, said about Obama during the Libyan attacks and murders, throngs of foreign press and few American outlets tell the real story involved with the White House’s role in the incidents that we now know could have been prevented.

09/17/2012

(Credit: Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio)

Protestors Take To Streets Of Philadelphia To Rally Against Minimum Wage Stagnation

On the third anniversary of the last increase in the federal minimum wage, a coalition of labor unions and advocates gathered on Independence Mall to hear testimony from minimum wage workers.

07/24/2012

School Reform Commission Protests

Despite Protest, School Reform Commission Passes Budget

Despite opposition from hundreds of protesters gathered in and outside of the Philadelphia School District Headquarters, the School Reform Commission voted unanimously and passed a budget for the next school year.

05/31/2012

(police shut down 'Occupy Philadelphia' encampment) (credit: Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

Post-Occupy Dilworth Plaza Cleanup Begins

Sanitation workers are cleaning up Dilworth Plaza, the former home of Occupy Philadelphia.

11/30/2011

Students Arrested In Cairo

Drexel University Student Arrested During Protests In Egypt

A Drexel University student is among three American students who have been arrested during protests in Cairo.

11/22/2011

Occupy Wall Street protesters have a special day planned to celebrate the two month anniversary of their movement. (credit: Spencer Platt)

Protests Planned To Mark Two Month Anniversary Of Occupy Movement

Members of the “occupy” movements across the country are planning a day of protests to mark two months since Occupy Wall Street first started. In Philadelphia, time may be running out.

11/17/2011

(The "Occupy Philadelphia" tent city at Dilworth Plaza, near 15th and Market Streets, last month.  Credit:  Oren Liebermann)

Occupy Philadelphia Will Stay Put Despite Work On Dilworth Plaza

Occupy Philadelphia held a general assembly Friday night to vote on whether to move across the street from City Hall– at the city’s insistence — or stay put.

11/12/2011

(credit: Jericka Duncan, CBS 3)

15 Arrested As Protesters With Occupy Philadelphia Take Aim At Police Brutality

Fifteen members of the Occupy Philadelphia protest were arrested on Sunday after blocking traffic near the police administration building.

10/23/2011

(Credit: John McDevitt, KYW Newsradio)

Philadelphia’s Tea Party Association Uses Social Media To Respond To ‘Occupy’ Protests

The Independence Hall Tea Party Association says the group has created a coalition it calls Liberate Philadelphia/Liberate America. And, it started a Facebook page to try to sort out the truth.

10/16/2011

Protests

Protest Held In North Philadelphia To Mark Anniversary Of BP Oil Spill

Some folks are taking an international stand with creative demonstrations Wednesday, marking the one year anniversary of the BP oil spill in the Gulf.

04/20/2011

Stigall Show Log 3.4.11

Chris discussed protestors in Wisconisn finally being removed from the capital building, New Jersey transportation employees being suspended for calling out sick to attend a protest and the TSA reaction to more carry on baggage. Chris talked to Steve Cordasco as part of Finance Friday and to Lou Dubois from Inc. Magazine about the potential NFL lockout.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/04/2011

(Photo by David Madden)

Police & Firefighters Protest Gov. Christie’s Budget Cuts

Thousands of off-duty and retired police officers and fire fighters made their voices heard in Trenton on Thursday. Their target: Governor Chris Christie.

03/03/2011

Libya Evacuee Cries

Delaware Family Safely Escapes Violence In Libya To Return Home

Protests continue in Libya as demonstrators call for Leader Moammar Gadhafi to step down. In spite of the violence, one Delaware woman shared her amazing journey from Libya to the United States.

02/26/2011

Protests in Libya are affecting businesses in Philadelphia.

Protests In Libya Affect Philadelphia Businesses

At the Italian Market, Wally Giordano has been in the produce business for decades, but lately the cost of doing business has soared.

02/24/2011

Egyptian Protests Draw Attention Locally

The calls for change in Tahrir Square went unanswered for another day, as Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak refused to give up the position of power he has held for nearly 3 decades.

02/04/2011

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,908 other followers