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Miss The Sunny Weather? Blame The Philadelphia Police Department

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Haven’t seen the sun all day? That’s because the sun has been placed under arrest.

And you can thank the Philadelphia Police Department for keeping Philly this Tuesday safe and sun-less. 135 more words


Philadelphia Police Department Joins In On 'Laurel Or Yanny' Debate, But Don't Call 911 To Ask

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The Philadelphia Police Department is taking a side on the great “Laurel or Yanny” audio recording debate.

If you haven’t heard by now, there’s another debate making its way around the internet.  192 more words


'Failed miserably:' 2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

PHILADELPHIA — Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn’t use the restroom because he wasn’t a paying customer. 790 more words


Police: Father, 21-Month-Old Son Ambushed By Gunmen Outside Of Home!

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) –A father and his 21-month-old son were seriously injured in a shooting on Wednesday night, according to the Philadelphia Police Department.

Police say the father and young son were entering their vehicle around 8:40 p.m. 190 more words

Starbucks and the Hogwash Known as Implicit Bias

by Christopher Paslay

The supposed implicit bias seen at a Philadelphia Starbucks is similar to the ‘spectral evidence’ seen during the Salem Witch Trials.

By now we know the story.  1,223 more words

Free Speech

Waiting While Black at Starbucks

During the Jim Crow era, Louis Armstrong asked, “What did I do to be so black and blue?”

In 2018, men in blue uniforms arrested two African Americans whose only sin is in their skin. 616 more words


Police chief: Officers did nothing wrong in Starbucks arrest seen in viral video

PHILADELPHIA, Penn. — Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross is defending the actions of officers seen in a viral video arresting two men at a Starbucks. 511 more words