Ideas We Should Steal: An Independent Mayor
In Syracuse, a mayor who doesn't belong to either party was just elected. What if it happened here?
Guest Commentary: Cautious Steps On Philly Feet Of Clay
A good government advocate challenges the moral ground on which our officials stand
How Not to Get Voting Reform
The farcical special election last spring in the 197th District shows just how much local Democracy is on life support
Guest Commentary: Our Toxic Gerrymandering
A pair of Pennsylvania political analysts explain why the democracy-killing practice might finally end
Reality Check: Are guns the new tobacco?
Rep. Dwight Evans tells WURD’s afternoon host that the states’ settlement with Big Tobacco should be the model for a war on guns
Hey, Donald! Listen up!
A locally-based, nationally renowned executive coach takes us into the boardroom and reveals what it really takes to lead
Is the National Anthem Stupid?
Why do we sing it before sporting events, anyway?
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
GUEST COMMENTARY: Who Will Be Our Next Leader?
The Republican party has a generational opportunity…but it needs to reject racism, the Alt-Right and Donald Trump