Richard Sherman’s domestic violence arrest shines a light on mental health in the Black community

When I learned that NFL cornerback Richard Sherman was arrested following a domestic violence incident, I was…

Read More

Chauvin only got 22.5 years, but that’s just the beginning

On Friday, when he was about to sentence Derek Chauvin, Minnesota Judge Peter Cahill said, “I’m not…

Read More

Philly spending on gun violence must be about saving lives

As gun violence rages in Philadelphia, the city has made it a budget priority. But much of…

Read More

I think it’s time for college athletes to get off the plantation. The Supreme Court agrees.

In a 9-0 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court has sided with college athletes who argued that the…

Read More

The gun violence must stop, and here’s what we’re doing about it

We must stop killing each other. Because if we don’t win that battle, none of our other…

Read More

The City plans to spend $70 million on gun violence. But it’s not how much you spend. It’s how you spend it.

Politics is the art of the deal, and yesterday, City Council reached a compromise to spend $70…

Read More

Juneteenth legislation is a great start, but by now means is it the end

The Senate unanimously passed a bill declaring Juneteenth a federal holiday. When the House passes it and…

Read More

Recent Posts


Please enter your name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Something went wrong. Please check your entries and try again.


Space for Instagram Feeds


Space for Twitter Feeds

Join us at @barbersonbroad at 1220 N. Broad St. w/ @gethealthyphilly and @classixphilly and get a free haircut from Noon to 2 pm as we help brothers defeat #hypertension in our community. Come through!!!
Tonight at 11 @Manupphl will be featured on @nbcphiladelphia Channel 10. Fighting #gunviolence a life at a time. Tune in!
Today after 7 years of featuring her sharp commentary on my shows I finally met ⁦‪@iamroxannejones‬⁩ in person. We broke bread (ok we ate everything but the bread) and plotted our takeover of the media universe. Lol! Great times! @onwurd
Having a ball hosting at #WawaWelcomeAmerica with @ClassixPhilly 107.9 at #Philly City Hall. #IDanceMinistry is killing it!
Like everyone else, I was surprised that Bill Cosby’s sexual assault conviction was overturned by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. It’s one thing for me to believe that Cosby was treated unfairly by a racist criminal justice system. It’s quite another thing for the state’s highest court to say Cosby’s due process rights were violated. Read on @whyy
I had a great time hosting #wawawelcomeamerica today at #Philly City Hall with @classixphilly 107.9
Murderer #DerekChauvin gets 22.5 years for killing #GeorgeFloyd. He should’ve gotten more. #BLM
Me and my Dad! Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers!
Working with Super volunteer Cheryl McFadden representing @manupphl at the #BrothersStroll at @enontab
Hanging out with listeners Gary and Sister Murray at JD’s Auto Body at 6300 Wayne Ave. Come through! We’re here until 10 am. @onwurd
Join us today until 10 am at JD’s Auto Body, 6300 Wayne Ave! We’ve got jobs, we’ve got food, we’ve got discounted @onWURD memberships and more! We want to meet you!
Join me, Mayor Jim Kenney and Dr. Ala Stanford for, “Unmasking COVID: Where does Philly go from here?” tonight at 7 pm on Classix 107.9 FM