100 Days of Faithful Resistance

We've staged a series of trainings called "100 days of Faithful Resistance" to sharpen our tools and strengthen our prophetic voice to protect the most vulnerable in our communities.

 

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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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April 21, 2017: Walk for Green Jobs and Justice

Eileen Flanagan, Executive Director of EQAT, shares in the detail the “Walk for Green Jobs Justice” initiative driven by EQAT and POWER to achieve economic and climate justice in the Greater Philadelphia area. (Read Article)

April 17, 2017: Residents most impacted by D.A. election least likely to vote in it

Those who stand to be impacted most by Philadelphia’s criminal justice system are the least likely to vote in the District Attorney election process. Advocacy groups like POWER are holding candidate forums across the city to hold candidates accountable for pursuing justice and not punishment. (Read Article)

April 15, 2017: Studies show racial bias in Pennsylvania school funding

POWER’s recent research has found that the less white a district’s students are, the more unfair the funding gap in state basic education dollars. The discovery was made by two separate fair funding advocacy groups as they began applying Pennsylvania’s new “fair funding formula” to the finances of the state’s 500 school districts. (Read Article)