How Did the PPD Infiltrate Protests? During the uprisings against racist police violence following the murder of George Floyd in June, 2020, the Department of Justice granted increased law enforcement […]
About Echo Alford
Echo is a revolutionary, parent, artist, and volunteer with the Philadelphia Liberation Center, with an extensive background in community activism and mutual aid. Forced to withdraw from the University of the Arts due to the harsh realities of capitalism, they developed a passion for connecting their work in the arts to building working class power in their community and helping to meet the needs of those left behind by the capitalist system.
Entries by Echo Alford
Ben Miller and Cristina Martinez of South Philly Barbacoa have a vision for Philly: one where peach trees grow along Broad St., hungry people have access to free nutritious meals, […]
City residents shopping in Philadelphia’s food deserts face insurmountable and complex hurdles: proximity, affordability and quality. Food deserts, areas in which shoppers have limited access to healthy food, are created […]