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Here’s How Philadelphia’s Pre-K Program Can Change an Entire Family’s Economic Prospects

We all know the benefits of early childhood education for kids. But the program has the potential to open up possibilities for their caretakers too.

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Can a Radical New High School Disrupt Education in Philadelphia?

A small group of reformers wants to change the fundamental vision of what a classroom should be. It’s as hard as you might imagine.

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The Larry Krasner Experiment Starts Now

After decades as a brash lefty outsider, Larry Krasner is now the city’s new DA. If you think change is going to come easy, well, you haven’t lived in Philly very long.

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Only You Can Fix Philly’s Philanthropy Crisis

Philadelphia, it’s time to step up.

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Rebels With a Cause

Shani Akilah and Abdul-Aliy Muhammad, co-founders of the Black and Brown Workers Collective.

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Jon Geeting: The Urbanist

No individual has done more to popularize — and build a constituency around — the city’s evolving urban fabric.


Meet goPuff, the Perfect Start-up for Our Age

How two former Drexel students plan to make a billion dollars delivering beer, condoms, rolling papers and Nerds Ropes.

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Asa Khalif: The Face of a Movement

An intimate conversation about race, police, Seth Williams, and life in the eye of a storm.

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Excellent Adventures

Are these two Main Line expats at the forefront of a new lifestyle? Or just the most millennial millennials ever?

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The Death of Lithe

Fitness doyenne Lauren Boggi lost everything at the top of her game.

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Taking Stock of the Gutmann Era at Penn

For all her success, has Amy Gutmann played it too safe?

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Bursting the Tuition Bubble

Rosemont and La Salle have slashed their prices. Has a revolution in college affordability begun in Philadelphia?


ThinkFest Recap: Asa Khalif

The activist spoke on Trump, the blue shield, and the future of Black Lives Matter.


ThinkFest Preview: Asa Khalif

The local activist and organizer will discuss how Black Lives Matter is evolving during a Q&A on November 15th.

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Why Philly Refuses to Become a 24-Hour City

New York can keep its clubs. Philly would rather turn in.