Landing on Your Feet
Local nonprofit PAR-Recycle Works teaches those recently released from prison to break down electronics—and sells the resulting scrap metal
Do Something: Defend the Free Press
This week, stand with students against gun violence, farm in Center City, discuss the free press and more!
The Citizen Recommends: Steven Brill at The Free Library
His new book, Tailspin, may be the most important explanation yet of just how we got here
Do Something: Speak Up, Solve Problems
This week, join us for a happy hour & open mic to solve Philly's challenges, read a book for social justice, buy local art, and more!
Philly 3.0’s engagement director on the whiplash in City Council to make housing more affordable...but also more expensive
Guest Commentary: Ditch the car
Want to encourage Philadelphians to get rid of their car? Pay them
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?
Do Something: Dine for a Difference
This week, have brunch with your dog, laugh at an open mic night and eat all the food and ice cream you want for a good cause.