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StoryCorps: Caught in the middle of a family feud

We like to think of Thanksgiving a time when families come together, but even the closest families go through tough times. Fatu Castillo, a high school senior in Philadelphia, was caught in the middle when her mother and her favorite aunt had a falling out.

Last Updated (Wednesday, 30 November 2016 17:46)


StoryCorps: On giving back after 25 years homeless

Luke Risher, a high school senior born and raised in Germantown, talks to Project HOME's David Brown about his experience with 25 years of homelessness.

Last Updated (Wednesday, 30 November 2016 17:16)


Video: How should Pa. balance energy needs with environmental protection?

Pa. coal production has slowed since the Marcellus Shale boom began, and concerns linger about the environmental impact of both. StateImpact and WHYY recently hosted "The Politics of Pennsylvania's Energy Future," a panel discussion, where we asked attendees for their opinions.

Last Updated (Monday, 07 November 2016 17:05)


Eyes on the Street: What striking transit workers want

On Wednesday afternoon dozens of striking Transport Workers Union Local 234 members were gathered at a bus hub deep in South Philly at 20th and Johnson, SEPTA's Southern District. These men and women are striking over pensions, health care, and schedules – issues that sound abstract in the language of negotiations but are personal for individual workers.

Last Updated (Thursday, 03 November 2016 14:51)


Poem: A Lesson in Trans Joy

Trans pain is currently a certainty. / Trans beauty is currently an ​inevitability​. / When I am asked about my genitals on a daily basis, / It is not my fault when I start getting creative with my answers.

Last Updated (Wednesday, 10 August 2016 16:47)

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