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Extend the Broad Street Line north, make parking permits more expensive, and more radical ideas to calm Philly’s traffic woes and make us a better city | Opinion

We've tapped some advocates and experts for radical ideas for what Philadelphia can do to address our transportation problems and make us a better city.

Extend the Broad Street Line north, make parking permits more expensive, and more radical ideas to calm Philly’s traffic woes and make us a better city | Opinion

We've tapped some advocates and experts for radical ideas for what Philadelphia can do to address our transportation problems and make us a better city.

Let ’em ride! Philly needs a bike park | Helen Ubiñas

Picture the possibilities: a park cosponsored by a dealership or celebrity — Meek Mill is a big bike fan. Teams, competitions, job opportunities for the skilled riders to teach younger riders.

Let ’em ride! Philly needs a bike park | Helen Ubiñas

Picture the possibilities: a park cosponsored by a dealership or celebrity — Meek Mill is a big bike fan. Teams, competitions, job opportunities for the skilled riders to teach younger riders.

The Catholic Church owns the Pa. Capitol. Abuse victims saw that Wednesday night. | Maria Panaritis

The Catholic Church won yet another battle against clergy abuse lawsuits in Pennsylvania. Perhaps the time has come to hang a portrait of the pope inside the state Capitol.

The Catholic Church owns the Pa. Capitol. Abuse victims saw that Wednesday night. | Maria Panaritis

The Catholic Church won yet another battle against clergy abuse lawsuits in Pennsylvania. Perhaps the time has come to hang a portrait of the pope inside the state Capitol.
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I’m heading to China to report: Are Beijing and Washington headed toward a new Cold War? | Trudy Rubin

On a trip to China, I will be asking whether Beijing and Washington have become adversaries and rivals – or not.

How Meryl Levitz changed the way the world sees Philadelphia | Opinion

What Visit Philadelphia did under Meryl's remarkable vision and leadership was create a market for leisure tourism that had never really existed.

How not to modernize Saudi Arabia | Marc Thiessen

If MBS wants to avoid a rupture in relations, then he must accept responsibility and make restitution for Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance and alleged murder.

Why we need Holocaust education now more than ever | Opinion

The Philadelphia's Holocaust Memorial Plaza is reopening with a reimagined mission.

I interrupted a 2014 Pa. governor debate to talk about fracking. Four years later, little has changed | Opinion

We need to account for the damage fracking is doing to our climate, which significantly impacts Pennsylvania.

I bet Bob Casey Sr. would agree with Lou Barletta when it comes to campaign ads

Senator Casey's ads attacking his opponent, Rep. Lou Barletta, hit too close to home.

Philly's SVU suddenly closed. Victims and advocates don't know when it will reopen

The SVU's goal has been to help traumatized victims get through the hell of a sexual assault with as much efficiency, dignity, and humanity as possible. The closure has affected that.

Teen bullying expert on Trump: The nonstop attention gives him power | Will Bunch

UCLA bullying expert Jaana Juvoven, who marked Trump as a classic case from Day One, has some tips on how America can put Biff in his place.

In 50 years of Halloween parties, Henri David is a gem

Long before Philadelphia became known as one of the most gay-friendly cities in America, the Halloween party was a place where gays and straights could mingle, even ogle each other, in the confines of a safe space provided by Henri.

Reviewing police in Starbucks incident: Why new report used 'white supremacy' and other loaded terms

Language matters when talking about what happened at the Starbucks last April.

Shame! Pennsylvania Senate Republicans fail victims of priest sex abuse | Editorial

The Senate turned its back on victims whose lives were ruined by the crimes of hundreds of priests and the Catholic Church, which ran out the clock on the statute of limitations so it could hold onto its fortune and reputation.

As Harvard’s admissions face federal scrutiny, a reminder that grades aren’t everything | Opinion

It is in Harvard's best interest –and that of our country – to construct a student body that has the potential to give back to society in ways large and small.

Starbucks report says racism affects policing. Police disagree. | Editorial

It is unfortunate that Ross is unable to acknowledge the reality that racism has shaped policing in America — including here in Philadelphia.
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