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Throngs of holiday travelers at airports across the country put heavy stress on an already strained aviation system. We hear about an investigation into airport safety.
Host Conrad Benner talks with El Toro, a muralist and one of the founders of Philadelphia’s hand-drawn sticker scene. We learn what it was like moving from the Phillipines to the U.S. as a kid, why he recently came out of anonymity, and hear the origin story of his namesake character.
Adam Grant on Tapping Into Our Hidden Potential
On this episode of The Connection with Marty Moss-Coane, organizational psychologist Adam Grant explains how we can find success and growth by trying new things, making mistakes, and asking for advice.
Episode 1: The money
On this episode of Young, Unhoused, and Unseen' we discuss how getting federal funding to address youth homelessness is predicated on the success of Philly’s programs over the next two years.
Host Conrad Benner speaks with some of the most prolific street artists in the city about why their work is so vital to their lives, and ours.
Conversations about the qualities that make us unique and human.
Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.
Recognizing people making significant positive contributions to their community.
Go on an adventure into unexpected corners of the health and science world.
The story of America’s public schools, through the eyes of the students, parents, and educators.
Why do millions of people each year from around the world visit Philly’s Rocky Statue?
Stop and Frisk: Revisit or Resist
Explores diverse perspectives and solutions to the city’s gun violence crisis.
Everything you need to know about what’s happening in the Delaware Valley.
Voices in the Family
Highlights experiences that affect individuals and society with an emphasis on behavioral health and well being.
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