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“We Can’t Come Any Further!” 1969 N Philly Charette

“We Can’t Come Any Further!” 1969 N Philly Charette

In 1969, there was a severe tensions between the Berean Presbyterian Church, toward Temple University regarding land ownership.  Per Urbanoasis.org, the tensions began around 1955 when Temple University began an aggressive expansion of the area. As the expansion continued, the church’s congregation suffered displacement for the cause of new academic buildings. Led by, Reverend J. Jerome Cooper, Berean … Continue reading

DNC Protests, July 2016

DNC Protests, July 2016

In July, 2016 – thousands rallied and protested in the streets of Philadelphia for various causes.  One major cause being, Bernie Sanders, while others included clean energy, end of nuclear weapons, end homelessness, economic inequality, human rights, poverty, and criminal-justice reform. Date Event Sponsor Expected participants Location July 24-28 8 a.m. – 6 p.m. March for Bernie at DNC: … Continue reading