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Can Philadelphia’s Retaking of its Its Local...

After 16 years, Philadelphia is retaking control of its public schools from the state government. For the eighth-largest school district in the nation, the...

Monumental Man: Martyred Activist Catto at Last...

At a time when historically tone-deaf monuments to Confederate leaders, slave owners, genocidal explorers and other beacons of white supremacy occupy public attention, the...

145 Years After He Was Gunned Down...

Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney unveiled designs Friday for a 12-foot statue to honor one of the city’s most influential African-Americans. Octavius Catto was a Renaissance...
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