Why It’s Time for a Woman Mayor
The last 99 mayors of Philadelphia (i.e. all of them) have been men. Isn’t it time, one of the city’s top female executives says, for that to change?
LISTEN: How to Really Run a City, Episode 2
Episode 2 of the How to Really Run a City podcast stars Michael Nutter, Kasim Reed and Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego, who just may be the smartest climate crusader in politics
Hey, Philly: Let’s hire a mayor!
Listen: Ali Velshi on Qualified Immunity and Police Accountability
What is qualified immunity — and how does it protect police from accountability for their own wrongdoing?
Cooperation Makes Good Environmental Policy
Republicans and Democrats have worked together for good, meaningful environmental regulation in the past. They should continue to do so in the new legislative session.
Your February good (Philadelphia) Citizen calendar
The dates you need to make this year your civic best
The Stakes of the Election: Who Has a Plan to Combat Inequality?
A former mayoral candidate-turned-award-winning documentarian on the most important question of the 2023 Mayor’s race
Your City Defined: Home Rule Charter
Michael Nutter asked mayoral candidate Jeff Brown at a Citizen forum if he’d ever fully read the city’s governing document. Which made us wonder: Just what is it?
Future-Ready: The Future of City Leadership is Collaboration
A leader is someone who brings people together for the common good. A future of work expert and 10K Independents Project leader wonders which mayoral candidate would be collaborator-in-chief