Extend the BSL north, make parking permits more expensive, and more radical ideas to calm Philly's traffic woes

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.

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 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.

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.

Why we need Holocaust education now more than ever | Opinion

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

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.

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.

Pa. Supreme Court should exercise compassion when grappling with issues related to pregnancy and drug addiction | Opinion

Criminalizing the mother's behavior is not the answer.

Democrats’ smear of Kavanaugh sunk their own Senate chances | Marc Thiessen

When you drag your party and your country down into the depths of political depravity, Americans will not reward you at the polls.

Recent Trump ricin threats a reminder of past biological harms | Opinion

The bipartisan Blue Ribbon Study Panel on Biodefense recently convened leaders in Washington, D.C. to revisit the 2001 anthrax attacks and other biological incidents.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg can learn something from Brett Kavanaugh | Opinion

Kavanaugh has long stressed diversity in hiring clerks. Ginsburg has not.

Should SEPTA adopt electric buses to help Philly be a better city? | Opinion

Plenty of public transportation authorities nationwide have started to take the challenge seriously by electrifying their bus fleets.

Proposed Camden billboard would encroach on neighborhood in the name of charity | Opinion

We implore Mayor Moran to stand with his constituents in North Camden and Cooper-Grant and support the redevelopment plan by vetoing the Zoning Board decision.

It's time to lock up Cornerstore Caroline and her ilk

It's no longer enough to shame them on social media.

Jamal Khashoggi’s disappearance: 12 cartoonists on Trump’s response, the Saudi prince and more

Multiple cartoonists used this news as inspiration for pieces that illustrate Trump's seeming adulation of dictators.

The best Sears product was its gift for reinvention, with a 126-year warranty | Opinion

Sears had three acts, a full-length drama. Can we really blame it for not managing a fourth amazing breakthrough?
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