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Welcome Nicolas & Naomi

We are pleased to announce the newest members
of our organizing family, Nicolas O'Rourke and Naomi Christine Leapheart.

 

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Philadelphia Interfaith Group Expands POWER

Fresh off recent successes rallying urban Jewish, Muslim, and Christian congregations to enter the political fray,
one of Philadelphia's largest interfaith coalitions has now set its sights on the region...

 

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July 27, 2016: DNC in Philly puts spotlight on city’s pressing issues

Philadelphia’s poverty problem will not be seen nightly on TV with all the glitter at the DNC. Poor housing, inadequate schools, and lack of jobs plague the city where more than 200 years ago the Founding Fathers declared the formation of a free and independent nation. POWER’s ‘Black Work Matters” study highlights the city’s deep poverty.

July 25, 2016: Prejudice at root of police shootings

Rev. Frank Pennington, Minister at the United Church of Christ in Philadelphia, pens letter to Philly.com about POWER’s efforts to address our nation’s racial divide and continued fight for equality amongst all people.

July 22, 2016: 10 members of the Clergy Arrested in Sit-In at PHL for Higher Wages

13 clergy POWER and POWER Metro members were arrested Thursday during a sit-in at Philadelphia Internal Airport to protest the low wages and treatment of workers subcontracted by American Airlines.