100+ people ran for City Council at the height of anti-Rizzo furor. Could it happen again? | Clout
It was 1979, and Frank Rizzo was the loathed and loved mayor of Philadelphia.
Six months earlier, he’d tried and failed to change the City Charter so he could run for a third term. Liberals, young people, and African Americans were incensed — and empowered.
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