A Brief History of Doom

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019
6:30 pm-8 pm

at Fitler Club

A conversation between MSNBC's Ali Velshi and Richard Vague

Celebrate America like a Philadelphian

We are the place where freedom first rang out. We can be the best at it

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

The Citizen Recommends: Celebrate Pride With the Free Library

June marks the third annual Free Library of Pride, a month-long series of festivities in and around the city

By Siobhan Gleason and Nick Fiorellini



Make The World Better Benefit

Wednesday, Jun 12, 2019
6 pm-9 pm

at Philadelphia 76ers Training Complex

Help Connor Barwin raise money for his foundation that connects communities through park revitalization projects

CitizenCast: What Is The Citizen?

This week, the site's co-founder answered just that question. Hint: It has something to do with reinvigorating democracy

By Larry Platt

The Citizen Recommends: HUE, A Tech Summit for Women of Color

Entrepreneur Jumoke Dada’s event kicks off Philly Tech Week with a female-centric mantra: “No more hidden figures”

By Elizabeth Warner

The Citizen Recommends: ImpactPHL’s Total Impact

Among the speakers not to miss at this week’s impact investing conference is Catherine Berman of CNote, a platform that funds women-owned startups

By Jessica Press

The Citizen Recommends: Krista Tippett’s On Being Live

On Monday night, Interfaith Philadelphia will host the popular podcaster for the first-ever Philly-based recording of her beloved show

By Jessica Press