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What we learned at The Lenfest Institute’s 2023 Reimagining Philadelphia Journalism Summit  Link toWhat we learned at The Lenfest Institute’s 2023 Reimagining Philadelphia Journalism Summit 

The animated video of 10-year-old Dezmond Floyd describing his fifth-grade class’s active shooter drills to his mother brought the 2023…

Fiona Morgan, Silvia Rivera, Lauren Williams, and Rob Collins speak on a panel at the Summit.

Every Voice, Every Vote coalition builds civic momentum ahead of Philadelphia elections Link toEvery Voice, Every Vote coalition builds civic momentum ahead of Philadelphia elections

As Philadelphians prepare to head to the polls to elect the city’s 100th mayor, the Every Voice, Every Vote coalition…

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How The Philadelphia Inquirer held the city’s police department accountable Link toHow The Philadelphia Inquirer held the city’s police department accountable

The findings of the 2022 Philadelphia Inquirer investigative report were striking: At a time of crisis for the city, a…

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Checking in with the 2023 Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange entrepreneurs Link toChecking in with the 2023 Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange entrepreneurs

Cherri Gregg’s goal is to amplify the stories of Black and brown individuals across the Philadelphia region. Gregg is the…

The News Philadelphians Use: Insights from a new study of the city’s news media landscape Link toThe News Philadelphians Use: Insights from a new study of the city’s news media landscape

Correction: An earlier version of this article included incorrect data from the Center for Media Engagement that misidentified Philadelphia locations most…

Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange Q&A: Shameka Sawyer Link toPhiladelphia Media Founders Exchange Q&A: Shameka Sawyer

Shameka Sawyer is on a mission to produce community-centered video journalism that authentically highlights BIPOC experiences. Thanks to the Philadelphia…

Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange Q&A: Anis Taylor Link toPhiladelphia Media Founders Exchange Q&A: Anis Taylor

When screenwriter and multimedia producer Anis Taylor realized that other Philadelphia-based content creators were struggling to find career growth and…

Philadelphia Media Founders Exchange Q&A: Kaia Niambi Shivers Link toPhiladelphia Media Founders Exchange Q&A: Kaia Niambi Shivers

With more than 25 years of diverse experiences in journalism, art, and academia, Kaia Niambi Shivers is familiar with gathering…

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