Social Justice Episodes

Sept. 7, 2021

Jeannine A. Cook: How Harriett's Bookshop Survived Prejudice, Protest…

Jeannine Cook is the Founder and Shopkeeper at Harriett's Bookshop, named after Harriett Tubman. In February 2020, Harriett's Bookshop was born to celebrate women authors, artists, and activists. The space was immediately beloved, but when the Coronavirus pandemic hit in …

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June 19, 2020

Kevin's Reflection on Representation and Being an Ally

In which Kevin shares a powerful lesson he has learned about allyship.

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March 5, 2019

Kiera Smalls: Creating City Fit Girls and Leading the Philly Tech Sce…

Kiera Smalls is the Executive Director of Philly Startup Leaders, a nonprofit that connects Philly entrepreneurs to the resources they need to find success. Before joining PSL, she co-founded City Fit Girls, a running and fit...

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June 13, 2018

Erica Atwood: Social Justice Thought Leader

Erica Atwood (@ericainphilly) is currently the CEO of First Degree Consulting, LLC. Erica has served as the interim executive director of the Philadelphia Police Advisory Commission, which is the city's police civilian oversi...

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