The Citizen Recommends: Feastival
What does the annual foodie party to support the Fringe have in common with Jane Jacobs?
The Amazon Follies
Is the Kenney administration creative enough to make the sale?
The Citizen Recommends: Michael Smerconish’s “Divided We Stand”
The Sirius XM talk show host, CNN pundit and Inquirer columnist has posted a speech that is the best explanation yet for how Trumpism came to be
Straight Outta Central Casting
A novice Chester County congressional candidate is a military vet, entrepreneur and engineer who seeks to be the change she wants to see in the world
Malcolm Jenkins’ September Surprise
Last week, the All-Pro Eagle—and new Citizen columnist—hosted a party…with a criminal justice reform twist
At What Price Soda Tax?
A recent TV investigative report of the city’s pre-K initiative raises questions about just what it means to be progressive in Philadelphia
Rizzo, A Modest Proposal
The Kenney administration wants ideas on what to do with the statue. Here’s one that will show Philly is committed to talking to itself about race
The president is a master at moral equivocation. As local activists set sights on the Rizzo statue, let’s answer him by making it a teachable moment
Civility, We Hardly Knew Ye
When Black Lives Matter shut down a City Hall press conference, it was proof that shouting and name-calling have become our common language
Weekend Read: All Aboard
Just what might a high-speed rail revolution mean for Philly? And do we have the guts to make the dream real?