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
Citizen of the Week: Politicabbie
A Main Line taxi driver who has partnered with The Citizen asks riders to tell politicians what they really think in a series of filmed candid conversations
Ideas We Should Steal: Even Year Elections
Cities around the country are moving local elections to even years, when turnout is (relatively) robust. In Philly, that could mean around 190,000 more people voting for the next mayor
The Day After
After election day, what kind of country are we going to be?
Ideas We Should Steal: Ranked Choice Voting
How Donald Trump’s almost certain nomination highlights our broken voting system