Feb 8

                
  • Philadelphia to cut city jobs

    Philadelphia to cut city jobs

    February 7, 2003

    PHILADELPHIA – Mayor John Street presented his $3.3 billion Budget for fiscal year 2004 to the city council, Jan. 29, a budget that will cut more than 500 city jobs this year and 1,614 by 2008....

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  • Stanley Nelson: The Art of Making People Think

    Stanley Nelson: The Art of Making People Think

    February 7, 2003

    NEW YORK – For three decades, Stanley Nelson’s documentaries have made audiences sit up and take notice. With interviews, photographic stills, and found footage, the filmmaker’s eloquent works combine historical research and current issues to provide...

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  • Social photographer highlights working class

    Social photographer highlights working class

    February 7, 2003

    The work of social documentary photographer Milton Rogovin is unparalleled among contemporary photographers. Rogovin is considered one of the finest social documentary photographers of the twentieth century. “Portraits in Steel” chronicles the work and home lives...

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  • Peoples Culture

    Peoples Culture

    February 7, 2003

    The White House has cancelled a poetry reading after one of the invited guests, poet Sam Hamill, suggested attendees use the forum to read anti-war poetry. The event, which was to be held Feb. 12, was...

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  • Witness to history in Brazil

    Witness to history in Brazil

    February 7, 2003

    Early on the last day of the year, Dec. 31 2002, thousands of Brazilian workers were constructing platforms and mounting sound systems in Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia, the capital of Brazil. A historic event was...

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