Anton Moore at the DNC
The Unity in the Community leader will address the convention Tuesday night and then host his annual South Philly Peace Week to end gun violence
Oxymoron No Longer: Innovation and Local Government
Thursday, Jul 28, 2016
at Barnes Foundation
At our DNC event, four forward-thinking American mayors discuss the ways they've disrupted government as usual.
The Smuk Report: Melania Trump Caught Red-Handed
Who thought the biggest story coming out of the Republican Convention would be that a fabulously rich white girl stole something from an African American working mother?
Problem Solving Must-Reads: Know When Your Phone is Being Surveilled
Plus: Lead Contamination Found Using Pigeons, and a Hospital Food Revamp
America’s Most Revolutionary City?
Next week’s convention is Philly’s chance to prove the last decade was just the beginning of big changes
Innovation and Local Government: Power to the People
Millennial mayor Alex Torpey will talk about recruiting citizens to reinvent government at The Citizen’s event next week at The Barnes
Internet All Your Things
The city wants your ideas for how to smarten up Philly through its proposed Internet of Things
The Right Kind of Tax?
Legislation allowing the city to raise business property taxes, and lower the wage tax, could bring more jobs to the city—and help reduce poverty
Bobbing and Weaving Through A Minefield
Filmmaker El Sawyer has gone from from prisoner to presidential advisor with one goal: Helping ex-inmates make it on the outside