The Fix: Councilmanic Prerogative at its Worst
Councilmember Cindy Bass wants to ban new day cares from her district. As Philly 3.0’s engagement director notes, it’s a shameful example of how politics works here
Kenney In Denial
When it comes to poverty, Philly remains in last place. So why does the Mayor sound like he’s satisfied?
Larry Krasner Is Right. Just Ask Him.
The district attorney is at the forefront of a social justice movement among prosecutors. He may want to consider adding some humility to his game
“These kids are not messing around”
Sick of our politics of bitterness and bile? Take a lesson from a couple 10-year-olds
Open Wards for All
Want better democracy? Philly 3.0’s engagement director calls for a more democratic decision-making process among the lowest elected bodies in the city
Tracking PA’s ‘Blue Wave’ in the Senate
As part of a series on the upcoming election, an urban demographer looks at how the state Senate races are likely to play out
Reality Check: Kenney’s Community Schools Gap
Following the Mayor’s comments in D.C. last week, WURD’s afternoon host notes that the community schools effort could be a delicious hoagie...once they put the meats in it
Steve Poses Takes On Trump
The chef responsible for Philly’s first restaurant renaissance is back with a plan to use food to turn Pennsylvania blue