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Frank Rizzo v. the Free Press
An excerpt from a longtime Philly journalist’s memoir sees in a famous Philly libel trial the path from Rizzo to Trump
Hooray! We’ve Disappeared The Frank Rizzo Statue…
… which helps precisely zero black lives today. Remember the civil rights-era admonition to keep our eyes on the prize?
The Ghosts of Frank Rizzo
We took a few diverse young Philadelphians to see the play about the former mayor. A frank and provocative race discussion followed
Guest Commentary: On Rizzo, Columbus, and the Confederacy
As the statues fall, a Princeton grad and local resident warns that honestly confronting our past helps us reckon with the present
What should replace Rizzo?
Locals weigh in on what—if anything—should take over the spot formerly occupied by the controversial Frank Rizzo sculpture.
Rizzo, A Modest Proposal
The Kenney administration wants ideas on what to do with the statue. Here’s one that will show Philly is committed to talking to itself about race
The Trouble with Rizzo
What we talk about when we talk about Frank Rizzo
Lessons from Chicago
Paul Vallas’ primary defeat of Lori Lightfoot — Paul Vallas! — holds many object lessons for mayoral candidates in Philadelphia