Shop Your Conscience
The founder of a social impact tracking platform offers suggestions on how to be an ethical consumer this holiday season
Do Something: Shop Ethically
How can you be a socially-conscious consumer?
Mapping To The Rescue
An app that tracks overdoses is helping police predict the spread of dangerous opioids. Could it help turn the tide on the epidemic?
Do Something: Practice Pre-Turkey Yoga For Good
Stand up against sexual assault, donate goods for those in need, and try a warrior pose to be a warrior against dangerous pipelines. And, have a Happy Thanksgiving!
Reality Check: How Do We Pay for Local Control of the Schools?
With the SRC disbanding, WURD’s afternoon host offers two ideas to avoid raising taxes
Ideas We Should Steal: An Independent Mayor
In Syracuse, a mayor who doesn't belong to either party was just elected. What if it happened here?
Week 11: Malcolm Jenkins’ Criminal Justice season
This week, the Pro Bowl safety highlights the work of the Philly-based Youth Sentencing & Reentry Project
Talking ‘Bout A Revolution
Mayor Kenney’s dissolving of the SRC is an opportunity to take a page from Silicon Valley and radically rethink education.
Meet The Disruptor: Communally
The Philadelphia-based “anti-poverty technology B Corp” has provided more than a million people with financial services normally reserved for the well-off