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Mayor Kenney Featured in Debut Episode of “Pushback” Podcast Series from WURD and Philadelphia Magazine

The new podcast “Pushback” focuses on social justice in Philadelphia and beyond. The series is hosted by Christopher “Flood the Drummer” Norris, CEO of Techbook Online and regular contributor to WURD, and Malcolm Burnley, a writer at large for Philly Mag.

Politics & Government

WURD Exclusive – Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney Previews Budget Address

Vincent Thompson, political correspondent for WURD and host of "City Council Live," spoke with Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney just before he give his annual budget address to City Council.

The MOJO

BEYOND THE FLAG: Never Forget

BEYOND THE FLAG is a blog series that will recap some of MOJO host Stephanie Renée's observations and experiences on her recent trip to Ghana. Be sure to check back often for updates.

Politics & Government

Introducing Reality Check with Charles Ellison: Monday-Thursday, 4-7 p.m.

Introducing "Reality Check with Charles Ellison," every Monday through Thursday from 4-7pm. Hosted by Charles D. Ellison -- veteran political strategist and Philly native -- "Reality Check" will discuss issues rippling through the nation’s capitals, state houses and city halls.

Wake Up With WURD

Jones: We need to know the truth about Flynn’s Russian connections

Amid the increasingly troubling revelations concerning former national security adviser Michael Flynn and his lies about calls with a Russian diplomat, I have a question for white working-class Americans. Why aren't you outraged?

Politics & Government

Sen. Elizabeth Warren Silenced on Debate Floor While Reading Letter from Coretta Scott King

Senator Elizabeth Warren was silenced during Tuesday night's Senate debate over the nomination of Senator Jeff Sessions for Attorney General when she began quoting the late Coretta Scott King about Sessions' history of Black voter suppression.

The MOJO

BEYOND THE FLAG: Children ARE Our Future

BEYOND THE FLAG is a blog series that will recap some of MOJO host Stephanie Renée's observations and experiences on her recent trip to Ghana. Be sure to check back often for updates.

The MOJO

BEYOND THE FLAG: A Circle of Care

BEYOND THE FLAG is a blog series that will recap some of MOJO host Stephanie Renée's observations and experiences on her recent trip to Ghana. Be sure to check back often for updates.

Politics & Government

Farewell Message from President Obama

Today, President Obama sent his final email to his newsletter subscribers. Read on for the full text.