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AN EASIER WAY TO FIGHT INFLATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE: PRICE CONTROLS

As the Inflation Reduction Act progressed through the Senate last week to great acclaim, the House of Representatives quietly received...

DEMOCRATS MIGHT HAVE SOMETHING NEW FOR THE MIDTERMS: OPTIMISM

For Democrats, 2022 is the ultimate manic-depressive election, except that the extreme moods have come in reverse order. Two months...

 
 
 

THE CRANE WIFE'S QUESTIONABLE LIFE LESSONS

The moral of a story is not always clear, or the same to everyone in the audience. This is true of the narratives we construct to make...

WHAT DOES IT TAKE FOR DOCUMENT-SHREDDING TRUMP TO HOARD SOMETHING?

For years we've known Donald Trump had a unique habit of flushing documents down the toilet. In the Oval Office, Trump liked to tear...

 
 
 

THE REPUBLICAN PLAN TO DEVASTATE PUBLIC EDUCATION IN AMERICA

Republicans, and white conservatives, have long been hostile to public schools. School desegregation drove white evangelicals to become...

EVERY PRESIDENT A KING?

The January 6 committee has done a superb job of ferreting out former President Donald Trump's various schemes for keeping himself...

 
 
 

THE MARRIAGE OF MARY

Wedding Procession of the Virgin , Giotto, 1305 I was too young to know anything about what I didn't know. And this is what you want...

WHY THE RIGHT CAN'T QUIT ITS ANTISEMITIC ATTACKS AGAINST GEORGE SOROS

When Florida Republican Senator Marco Rubio said on Twitter this week that Democrats “blocked my effort to try & force Soros backed...

 
 
 
The Bland Ambition of Kevin McCarthy

THE BLAND AMBITION OF KEVIN MCCARTHY

“I spend a lot of time thinking about the next Congress.” Kevin McCarthy, the Republican minority leader in the U.S. House of Representatives,...

RAISING YOUNG KIDS IN AMERICA HAS BECOME HELL, AND THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD FINALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT

Five months pregnant, Diana Apresa and her husband Michael Romo were in a difficult spot, forced to make a decision that would reduce...

 
 
 

RETROSPECT

To be a famous instance of myself on some occasions to which from a safe distance I would be able to refer. Was that what I wanted? Is...

“I WANT TO KNOW WHAT THE PROBABLE CAUSE WAS”: MAYA WILEY ON THE MAR-A-LAGO RAID

The nation was stunned by the FBI raid on Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago home on Monday-for Trump sycophants , in a bad way; for the rest...

 
 
 

IT'S GOOD WHEN SCIENCE CONFIRMS THAT DEPRESSION IS COMPLICATED

Can you really blame your sadness on your serotonin levels? Recent research says “probably not.” While the public has been led to believe...

THE GOP BELATEDLY EMBRACES “DEFUND THE POLICE”

Over the course of the summer, a House Committee investigating Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the 2020 election has, using documents...

 
 
 

DONALD TRUMP IS NOT ABOVE THE LAW

There is not much to say about the FBI's search of Mar-a-Lago on Tuesday itself since we know relatively little about it. The New York...

DON'T BE FOOLED BY THE INFLATION REDUCTION ACT'S BIG WIN, THE SENATE STILL SUCKS

Among the many items in the Inflation Reduction Act, or IRA, which passed the Senate over the weekend, was one that Democrats had sought...

 
 
 

CPAC'S FOUR-DAY SERMON OF UNRELENTING FEAR HAS SET TRUMPISM ON A NEW PATH

Flames engulf the American flag. This inescapable image blazes on the five enormous screens in the Trinity Ballroom in Dallas' Hilton...

FOCUS ON THE ISRAEL LOBBY GETS U.S. FOREIGN POLICY WRONG

In May, Palestinian-American student Nooran Alhamdan graduated from Georgetown University. A few weeks before the ceremony to receive...

 
 
 

THE TORIES' LEADERSHIP BATTLE WOULD BE SILLY-IF THE STAKES WEREN'T SO HIGH

In Fleet Street, August used to be called “the silly season.” Families were on holiday, Parliament was in recess, political leaders...

TESLA'S GERMAN GIGAFACTORY DEMONSTRATES THE DIFFICULTY OF DELIVERING GREEN INDUSTRIAL JOBS

Walking along the narrow shoulder of a busy road in Brandenburg state-about twenty miles outside of Berlin-you'd be hard-pressed to...

 
 
 



‘Crying CEO' doubles down on LinkedIn post, says it caused ‘a lot of good'

‘Crying CEO' doubles down on LinkedIn post, says it caused ‘a lot of good'

“I am getting countless messages from other business owners saying, ‘love this, been there, worst feeling, right there with you.'” Read more ...

Ravens rookie TE Isaiah Likely turns heads in preseason debut by showcasing...

Ravens rookie TE Isaiah Likely turns heads in preseason debut by showcasing receiving ability

Likely was one of the stars from Baltimore's Thursday night win Read more ...

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers highlight Reid...

Fantasy Baseball Week 20 Preview: Top 10 sleeper pitchers highlight Reid Detmers, Jose Quintana

There's no shortage of options in a week with so many two-start pitchers. Read more ...

COVID and Monkeypox update with Dr. Murphy

COVID and Monkeypox update with Dr. Murphy

CHICAGO - Dr. Robert Murphy joins us to update on recent changes in COVID guidelines and Monkeypox cases multiplying. Get the latest updates and headlines on COVID-19 and sign... Read more ...

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

Asian Lantern Festival returns to Pittsburgh Zoo

The Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium has an exciting weekend ahead! Read more ...

A New Documentary Sheds Light on a Pivotal Movement in Asian American History

A New Documentary Sheds Light on a Pivotal Movement in Asian American History

Social justice activism in the Asian American community today owes much of its legacy to the pivotal but relatively unknown story of Chol Soo Lee, a Korean American immigrant... Read more ...

Gerry Dulac: How Mike Tomlin has made the Steelers food-motivated at...

Gerry Dulac: How Mike Tomlin has made the Steelers food-motivated at training camp

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Goin' Up Camp: Defending WPIAL Class 1A champion Bishop Canevin goes from...

Goin' Up Camp: Defending WPIAL Class 1A champion Bishop Canevin goes from hunter to hunted

The Crusaders return the majority of their starters and are primed to make another run at a PIAA title. Read more ...

Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

Tom Kean Always Has MAGA GOP's Back

Kean's GOP endorsers' reckless attacks and lies have violent consequences As more startling details come out about the FBI search of former President Donald Trump's home, Tom... Read more ...

Over 650 Black NFL Retirees Have Neurological Tests Rescored After Court Ruling

More than 300 former Black NFL players are now eligible for financial compensation from the league's $1 billion concussion settlement after their neurological... Read more ...