Democratic City Controller Candidate Debate

Tuesday, May 09, 2017
6-7:30 p.m.

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

Do Something: March for Science

Philly joins more than 400 cities in the first annual March for Science. Plus, partake in the first Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival, donate tampons and more ways to be an awesome earthling this week

By Josh Middleton

Do Something: Look Out for Pop-Up Poetry

Poet Laureate Yolanda Wisher's Outbound Poetry Festival features pop-up poetry performances every weekday through April 21. Plus, four more ways to get civically engaged this week.

By Josh Middleton

Do Something: Explore the Ties That Bind Us

The Village of Arts and Humanities' Spaces initiative debuts its first international artist exhibition. Plus, two ways to give back this holiday season and more ways to be an incredible citizen this week

By Josh Middleton

Do Something: Teach Racial Justice in the Time of Trump

Educators discuss teaching racial justice during a Trump presidency. Plus, discuss multicultural democracy in the Trump years, support emerging artists at the PAFA Student Print Sale and more ways to rock out your citizenship this week.

By Josh Middleton



Affordable Housing, Development and the Future of the City

Monday, Apr 25, 2016


An informative chat about the future of fair housing in Philadelphia.