What #MeToo in PA?

The state legislature failed to act on more than a dozen sexual harassment bills to protect workers across Pennsylvania. Here’s what that means for women

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Ideas We Should Steal: Minister of Loneliness

Britain appointed the world’s first official to combat an epidemic of loneliness. A similar post here could save lives

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

The Revolution Must be Financed

Sundial brands built a $700 million company on the strength of its “community commerce” model. The company’s chief community officer will talk about spreading its success around the globe at next week's Citizen event

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

17 Ways to Save America

Finding it hard to celebrate America this week? Here are some ways to make it the place you love again

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Ideas We Should Steal: Democracy NYC

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has a 10-point plan for increasing civic engagement across the city. We need the same in Philly

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

CitizenCast: Free Press in the Trump Age

We spoke with a panel of journalists from the front lines about why a free press matters—and how they are holding fast to truth

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Ideas We Should Steal: Giving Food Waste to the Hungry

A French requirement that groceries donate surplus food has provided millions of healthy meals. Would it work here?

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Idea We Should Steal: Tracing Illegal Guns

Thousands of illegal guns from Pennsylvania are used in violent crimes every year. Why don’t we track them like they do in New York?

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy