Thomas Paine Plaza

Youth Groups Rally Near City Hall For Election Day SupportThey may be too young to cast a ballot, they point out, but they're not too young to speak out.
Large Crowd Gathers For 'March To End Rape Culture'About 1,000 people turned out for the annual march in Center City Saturday.
Another Day Of Post-Eviction Occupy PhillyTwo days after the city's deadline passed for Occupy Philly protestors to get out of Dilworth Plaza, the ranks have thinned but dozens of tents still remain with only a light police presence.
Occupy Philly Appeals City's New Permit Proposal Occupy Philadelphia protesters have formally appealed the city's proposal to approve a permit for a plaza across the street from their current encampment on the condition that they erect no tents and do not stay overnight there.
'Occupy Philadelphia' Votes To Reject City's Offer And Stay In Dilworth PlazaOccupy Philly plans to the appeal the permit for Thomas Paine Plaza, accross the street from their current encampent at City Hall's Dilworth Plaza, which was granted to them by the city.
City Officials Meet With 'Occupy Philadelphia' To Propose RelocationPhiladelphia city officials met with Occupy Philadelphia tonight to present the permit proposal to move the encampment from Dilworth Plaza to Thomas Paine plaza, across the street.
City Working Around 'Occupy Philly' Encampment As Relocation HangsThis morning, Capt. William Fisher of the Philadelphia Police Department’s civil affairs unit went tent-to-tent in a small section of the Occupy Philadelphia encampment, telling people they need to stay out of their tents until at least 4pm.
Nutter Tells Occupy Philly: Stay Put While We Review Your Relocation PlanThe protesters said they had begun to move on Thursday night because they expected eviction, but Mayor Nutter doesn't understand why they thought that.