The Tale of Two Recoveries 

  The ultra-rich profit from the pandemic while our communities continue to suffer from disinvestment. We must recognize that normal was never good enough and explore progressive revenue solutions that provide a more equitable path forward than the one we are on.     Pandemic Profiteers   In our city and around the country, bankers, landlords, politicians and other key figures hold the most power in defining what “growth” means. Historically,

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Normal Wasn’t Good Enough

Philadelphia City Hall, looking towards a bright future? With the mask mandate coming back and another wave of Covid possible, the possibility of moving on from the pandemic is dimmer than it seemed a few weeks ago. Still, we all would like a future of never hearing about variants again – but what does that really mean to move into a post-pandemic future? The Pew Charitable Trusts’s Philadelphia Research and

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