Selling Our Soul?
The NFL is sports’ evil empire and its takeover of our city raises questions about the values Jim Kenney thinks we share
Democratic City Controller Candidate Debate
Tuesday, May 09, 2017
at Industrious Philadelphia
Democratic City Controller candidates Alan Butkovitz and Rebecca Rhynhart square off in a debate hosted by The Citizen and Committee of Seventy
Philly Corruption All-Stars (2010s)
"I do what the f*ck I want."
Video: The University and the City
Our Citizen Speaks event brought five city university presidents together for the first time. Here's a recap in a quick 4-minute-plus video.
The Citizen Recommends: Marching Music
Commonwealth Youthchoirs—which wowed the Pope in 2015—presents “The Children’s March” to commemorate the children of the 1963 Birmingham protest and to inspire young people today
Remembering Bill Coleman
The civil rights icon who worked on Brown v. Board of Education “led a life you would dream about.” He died last month.
Scientists Get Political For Climate Change
In today's Solution of the Day, academics and scientists across the country band together for political action to save their research
Dirty Harry Gets Emotional
When not calling perps “scumbags,” legendary cop Mike Chitwood calls for police to get in touch with their feelings. Is it our most needed reform?
Philly Corruption All-Stars (2000s)
"He was drunk with power"