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Tom McGrath

Tom McGrath was previously the editor-in-chief of Philadelphia magazine.


Josh Kopelman on Technology’s Next Wave of Disruption

The VC king­ and chairman of the Inquirer on the future of Philly.

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Philly Mag’s Best Teacher Award: Meet the Finalists

Vote now for the top K–8 educator in the Philly region.

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Longwood Gardens’s Stunning Fountain Makeover

“It should make people cry, it will be so awesome.”

City Life

Help Us Find the Philadelphia Region’s Best Teacher

Introducing Philly Mag’s Best Teacher Award.

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We Want Answers: Jake Tapper

CNN’s chief Washington correspondent on growing up in Philly, how Marc Howard steered him toward television, and going toe-to-toe with the Trump administration.

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Listen to the New “Pushback” Podcast: A Look at Black Intellectualism

Why there’s renewed popular interest in black thought.


What Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Airbnb

A Q&A with Leigh Gallagher on her new behind-the-scenes book.

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Squires: The Last Boys’ Club

High-stakes gambling. Near-death experiences. Semi-naked golf. For decades, what happened inside the exclusive, strictly all-male Squires golf club stayed in the clubhouse — until now.

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How Oblivious Elites Missed the Trump Revolution

The country is incredibly pissed off — and for good reason.

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A Note About Our October Cover

By editor Tom McGrath.

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Pope Says Those Responsible for Sex Abuse Will Be Held Accountable

He held a private meeting this morning with victims.

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Fire at Seminary Where Pope Is Staying

No injuries were reported.

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8 Takeaways From Pope’s First Mass in Philly

He buttered up the city, and talked up the role of women in the Church.

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Pope Calls for Greater Role for Laity … and Women?

The pope held St. Katharine Drexel up as an example.

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Cosby Describes Seducing Women With Drugs and Fame

Newly released deposition taken in Philly.