CitizenCast: Ideas We Should Steal Revisited—Open Primaries
As the number of Philadelphia citizens who identify as Independent increases, should the city finally consider open primaries?
What We Know About The 2018 City Elections
Dozens of first-time candidates are running for committee person. The engagement director of Philly 3.0 breaks down what that looks like
Champions of the Vote
A group of Fairhill residents are launching an effort to bring voters to the polls in May. Turns out, they’re the change they’ve been waiting for
Welcome To Oz
Ed Rendell calls BS on the legend of NRA power
Yo, Vince Fenerty: Time’s Up!
He’s an accused sexual harasser. So why is he still a ward leader?
Bob Brady’s Nixon to China Move
With his announcement that he won’t seek reelection, will Bob Brady surprise us by being an agent of change at home?
Turning Resistance Into Action
A year after Trumpocalypse, protests in Philly are down...but action is up
How To Run For (Local) Office
A guide to becoming your neighborhood’s new Committeeperson
Do Something: Eat a Bowie Donut
Defend a free and open internet, meet your local reps, share the warmth with those who need it most, and take part in Philly Loves Bowie Week with a delicious, limited edition donut.
Reality Check: Who Really Won This Election?
As WURD’s afternoon host notes, it wasn’t voters, despite our celebration of 20 percent turnout