Our members have provided testimony for or are currently participating in the following proceedings, lawsuits, investigations and/or committees in an effort to demilitarize and defund Penn Police and the Police Department of Philadelphia:

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Why PILOTS Matter: Penn's Responsibility to Public Education and Community Justice

PCJ member Sarah Min joins this virtual panel on the debate surrounding Penn's obligation to pay PILOTs.

Testimony: 52nd St. Short Film Project

PCJ is in the process of making a short animated film based on member, Amelia Carter's, Penn Public Safety Review testimony. Amelia discusses her experience on 52nd St. on May 31st. during the police assault. To be released soon! 

Penn in the Wake of BLM - NSO Preceptorial 2020

PCJ leads a preceptorial on Penn in the Wake of BLM introducing new students to the current state of activism on campus and PCJs demands.

#DearDavidCohen Campaign with Philly Jobs with Justice

PCJ supported the #DearDavidCohen campaign to push the Penn Board of Trustees to pay PILOTs.



A partnership with Defund Temple PD and Sunrise Philly to collect winter clothes for former residents of the parkway encampment.

What are PILOTs? Infographic.

So what are PILOTs and why are we asking for them? Check out this infographic to learn more.