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Trump gets booed during visit to Philly

 01/26/2017 - 18:17
Protesters gather outside of BNY Melon Center after leaving the Loews Hotel.

¿Qué vendrá después? El mundo reacciona ante la investidura de Trump

 01/23/2017 - 09:22
Anti-Trump protestors last weekend in Barcelona, Spain. Photo: EFE/Quique García
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La toma de posesión del nuevo presidente de Estados Unidos ha provocado diferentes reacciones en el mundo entero. Mientras los gobiernos de las grandes potencias económicas internacionales observan con temor el auge de su discurso proteccionista y anti-globalización, resumido en el logo “America First”, los partidos de la ultraderecha europea celebraron con alegría la llegada de un presidente americano que abandera el nacionalismo y las políticas anti-inmigración.

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Monday, January 23, 2017 - 9:15am
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Anti-Trump protestors last weekend in Barcelona, Spain. Photo: EFE/Quique García

¿Quiere ser un político? Le explicamos cómo

 01/20/2017 - 13:54
¿Quiere ser un político? Le explicamos cómo
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Si alguna vez le ha dado curiosidad cómo se lleva a cabo el proceso electoral en Filadelfia, aquí tiene las respuestas a sus preguntas.

En un esfuerzo por educar a aquellos que quieren postularse en política, el Comité Democrático Progresista de Filadelfia ha establecido un panel de discusión que se prolongará durante los próximos meses y durante las próximas elecciones, alentando a las personas a involucrarse en el proceso político.

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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 3:23pm
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Ready for Tomorrow? A Brief History of Women Marches

 01/20/2017 - 02:25
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From the Suffrage Parade of 1913 to the 1997 Million Women March in Philadelphia and this week's march on Washington, Lenny magazine reviews the history of women parades in the U.S

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Friday, January 20, 2017 - 2:02am
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Protesters gatheres in front of Trump Tower in New York, yesterday. A Women's March will be held tomorrow in Washinfgton D.C, one day after Trump' s inauguration. Photo: EFE/JASON SZENES

Want to be a poltician? Here’s how.

 01/19/2017 - 15:26
Want to be a poltician? Here’s how.
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If you’ve ever been curious about the election process in Philly, you can now get answers to all your questions.

An effort from the Philadelphia Democratic Progressive Committee to educate those who wish to run for office, the panel discussion set to continue within the upcoming months and elections have been designed to encourage the public to get involved in the political process.

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Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 3:23pm
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DA Candidate Negrin Outraged to Ethis Fine

 01/19/2017 - 08:12
DA Candidate Negrin Outraged to Ethis Fine
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Philadelphia DA was recently fine $62,000 for ethicfs violations and not reporting five sources of income and 89 gifts on city financial statements over six years. This is the first time that Williams has not only admitted to the allegations but also had public record solidifying the claims against him. With 5 counter bids for his seat in May, the scandal may not aid his campaign in the Spring. Richard Negrin, one of the headlining candidates against Williams, has expressed very solid concerns in regards to the Williams case. 

 

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Wednesday, January 18, 2017 - 11:55pm
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Meet the Latino Legislators Skipping Trump's Inauguration

 01/17/2017 - 17:40
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Trump’s campaign statements have generated a series of reaction from leaders all over the country and the world. From his first announcement to the present, Trump’s words whether in person or through his Twitter account, have been divisive at best and inciting at worst.

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Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 5:36pm
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Seth Williams tiene más competencia

 01/05/2017 - 17:31
Seth Williams tiene más competencia
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Durante el fin de semana, dos nuevos competidores han anunciado que se postularían para la oficina del Fiscal de Distrito.

Los contrincantes son Beth Grossman y Michael Untermeyer, ambos fueron antiguos Fiscales en la oficina y desde entonces han preferido llevar negocios privados dentro de la ciudad.

Michael Untermeyer, quien anteriormente compitió contra Seth Williams en el 2009 como Republicano, ha estado trabajando en el sector de bienes raíces previo al anuncio de su candidatura.

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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 1:44pm
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Seth Williams has more competition

 01/05/2017 - 13:46
Seth Williams has more competition
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Over the weekend, two new contenders for the office of district attorney announced they were running this week.

The contenders, Beth Grossman and Michael Untermeyer, both were former district attorneys to the office and have since gone on to run private businesses of their own within the city.

Michael Untermeyer, who formerly ran against Seth Williams in 2009 as a republican, has been working in the business and real estate sector prior to his announcement to run.

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Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 1:44pm
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Trump's Arrival Stirs Power Transition in China

 01/03/2017 - 03:18
 Performers gather and pose for photograph as they attend the count down event to celebrate the arrival 2017 new year during New Year's Eve celebration at Beijing Olympic Park in Beijing city, China, 01 January 2017. EFE/EPA/WU HONG
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U.S. policy towards Asia opens questions for Beijing in a decisive year for the Chinese government, reports Spanish newspaper El País.

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Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 2:56am
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 Performers gather and pose for photograph as they attend the count down event to celebrate the arrival 2017 new year during New Year's Eve celebration at Beijing Olympic Park in Beijing city, China, 01 January 2017. EFE/EPA/WU HONG

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