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CitizenCast: Reality Check with Kait Bowdler

8/13/2018
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Reality Check on WURD catches up with Kait Bowdler, the deputy director of sustainability for Philabundance, to discuss the organizations new program, Abundantly Good.

Duration:00:16:57

Reality Check with Larry Platt

8/7/2018
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Larry Platt and Charles Ellison discuss the life and legacy of Jeremy Nowak on last week's episode of Reality Check

Duration:00:15:47

Et #MeToo, Philly?

8/6/2018
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In a follow-up to a Citizen piece on statewide sexual harassment laws, Philly proves that even having the best employment laws in the state don’t keep city workers from being harassed

Duration:00:06:05

17 Ways to Save America

7/27/2018
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Finding it hard to celebrate America this week? Here are some ways to make it the place you love again

Duration:00:07:25

Reality Check with Caroline Tiger

7/26/2018
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Two newly-elected committee people call for an open process to fill the surprise opening in the 175th State House race—instead of the same-old Philly politics

Duration:00:19:30

CitizenCast: Maurice Jones on WURD's Reality Check

7/19/2018
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Charles Ellison interviews Maurice Jones about his work with PAR-Recycle Works, a local nonprofit that teaches returning citizens to break down electronics—and sells the resulting scrap metal.

Duration:00:17:54

Event: Business for Good

7/12/2018
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The Philadelphia Citizen, in partnership with B Lab and ImpactPHL, hosted a discussion with four dynamic entrepreneurs who are proving that doing well and doing good can go hand in hand. This panel featured social innovators who have built financially successful businesses while also spurring opportunity, increasing access and promoting economic fairness—from boardroom to storefront—in the service of a triple bottom line: Profits, people and planet.

Duration:01:33:07

CitizenCast: Roxanne Patel Shepelavy on WURD's Reality Check

7/11/2018
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Roxanne Patel Shepelavy discusses DemocracyNYC, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio's 10-point plan for increasing civic engagement across, and how it could be applied to Philadelphia.

Duration:00:22:05

All the Right Moves

7/9/2018
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While other cultural organizations struggle to stay relevant, Christine Cox’s BalletX keeps growing, spreading the joy of dance to more people

Duration:00:13:24

CitizenCast: Larry Platt on WURD's Reality Check

7/5/2018
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Larry Platt discusses his new series with Charles D. Ellison, "The Fix," in which he delves into the city's transactional culture of influences - and looks at strategies for promoting public integrity.

Duration:00:19:36

Beyond the Books

6/28/2018
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Fairhill’s Lillian Marrero library branch brings the poorest Philadelphians services that expand the definition of literacy far beyond the stacks. It’s a model for the future of libraries.

Duration:00:06:53

Citizen Speaks: Free Press in the Trump Age

6/13/2018
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We spoke with a panel of journalists from the frontlines to talk about why a free press matters

Duration:01:24:11

IDEA WE SHOULD STEAL: TRACING ILLEGAL GUNS

5/23/2018
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Thousands of illegal guns from Pennsylvania are used in violent crimes every year. Why don’t we track them like they do in New York?

Duration:00:10:17

Finally, A Business Leader Steps Up…

5/21/2018
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…In Los Angeles. But a new face on the Philly school board provides hope that private sector expertise might be on its way

Duration:00:08:07

City Council Cheat Sheet

5/21/2018
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Masterman students honored for placing 1st in the Odyssey of the Mind competition and a proposed "Stinky House" amendment.

Duration:00:11:08

Mark Dent on WURD's Reality Check with Charles D. Ellison

5/21/2018
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WURD's Charles D. Ellison speaks with Citizen contributor Mark Dent on Pa. politics.

Duration:00:17:22

THE CITIZEN RECOMMENDS: Flash Focus on Privacy and the Internet

5/18/2018
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An event at the Rosenbach with The Citizen’s Larry Platt asks a question of our time: How can we live in the age of Facebook?

Duration:01:06:30

Jim Kenney’s Bad Day

5/17/2018
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Did the election results tell us something about the state of the Mayor’s popularity?

Duration:00:09:04

Citizen of the Week: Scott Blunk

5/16/2018
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The volunteer at W.B. Saul High School’s on-campus farm is taking what was once seen as troublesome and expensive animal waste and transforming it from poo to profit

Duration:00:08:47