The Philadelphia Experiment

Solomon Jones
Solomon Jones
  • July 9, 2015 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Dear Pope Francis: Tear down these walls

    Pope Francis is scheduled to visit Philadelphia in September for the World Meeting of Families, and it's my hope that while he is here, he will t...
  • June 30, 2015 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Will love really win on same sex marriage?

    In the past week, the Supreme Court has reshaped, recast, and in some ways, redefined what it means to be American.
  • June 18, 2015 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Putting books before bars starts now

    This week, City Councilman Bobby Henon decided not to advance a bill that would have authorized the city to spend over $7 million for land that could ...
  • June 2, 2015 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Wolf taking Kenney's cue on marijuana?

    In the wake of Jim Kenney's convincing win in Philadelphia's Democratic mayoral primary, Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf says he believes marijua...
  • May 22, 2015 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    The school to prison pipeline must end here

    Late last week, as the mayoral primary barreled toward its anticlimactic conclusion, PlanPhilly published a story about a bill that would allow the ci...
  • April 30, 2015 |  The Philadelphia Experiment

    Baltimore riots speak loudly on police abuse

    The Baltimore Police Department has completed its investigation into the April 12 death of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old black man who died of a spina...
Your browser is out-of-date!

Some features of this website (and others) may not work correctly with Internet Explorer 8 and below. Click below and we'll show you your upgrade options (they're free). -your friends at NewsWorks. Update my browser now

×