Museum of the American Revolution offers balanced look at both sides of conflict

Museum of the American Revolution offers balanced look at both sides of conflict

ANALYSIS/OPINION: It’s never as simple as us versus them. And even though America’s victory in her war of independence from Great Britain would eventually see her become the most powerful nation in the world’s history, the causes, factors and fallouts from that initial armed conflict are as complex as they are numerous. Thankfully, the new […]

Philadelphia homeless advocates seek Democrats’ attention

Philadelphia homeless advocates seek Democrats’ attention

On any given day, Philadelphia has more than 7,000 homeless people, nearly twice the number of delegates who will fill seats of the Wells Fargo Center on Monday for the start of the Democratic National Convention. Philadelphia is known for its “cradle of liberty” tourist attractions, top-tier universities and teaching hospitals, and a vibrant restaurant […]

Vote and win $10k!

Vote and win $10k!

Philadelphia is trying something new to get people to do their civic duty. One lucky voter will win $10,000. A Philly newspaper is calling it an “Election Lottery.” When citizens head to the polls next month and vote for mayor, one random voter will be picked to “win” the bucks. It’s an interesting incentive that […]