The perspective depicted by Ms. Bell was not racist in nature but a true portrait of what is occurring in our inner cities today.
I always liked Wendy Bell, but in the court of public Twitter and Facebook, she doesn’t have a chance.
It’s time again for Gun Talk with your host, the Glib Sociopath
They are hiding behind the super PAC Freedom Partners Action Fund, which is sponsoring negative advertisements against Katie McGinty.
The Democratic coalition is sturdier than the GOP.
on fumes, on scraps, on seconds, on / mark-downs, on scuff marks, on moth holes, on . . .
Last Sunday, more than 200 people of different faiths broke fast together during the Islamic month of Ramadan.
The mission of modern liberalism is to patch the fraying safety net with yet more programs and entitlements.
Unfortunately for the veteran legislator, his constituents noticed they had been reduced to being the Fattah family’s personal piggy bank.
It turns out that every 17 years is a pretty good time to take the measure of a life.
The good news is that coffee is no longer considered carcinogenic. The bad news is that it can be if you drink it too hot.
Love your neighbors and don’t blame them for the acts of people not like them.
As a constituent of U.S. Rep. Keith Rothfus, I hope he has the courage and wisdom to assert the talent and intellectual gifts with which he
Should we trust Trump to make those decisions with the fate of our country?
The standards for what constitutes plagiarism are not the same.
Should Wendy Bell have been fired?
His irrational attempt to prevent Harriet Tubman from being honored on the $20 is a transparent act of an authentic racist.
We need better ways to identify, help and prevent unbalanced people from obtaining guns.
The only response that House Speaker Paul Ryan could muster to the rebellion was to release the House early for its Fourth of July holiday.
Aquaponics, which will be a billion-dollar agricultural industry by 2020.
Employers need clear, consistent social-media policies.
With muddled beliefs of his own, he denigrates those of others.
Lead permanently damages the developing brains of infants and toddlers.
Pittsburgh Transportation Group is phasing out its Yellow Cab service in favor of zTrip, its Uber- and Lyft-like ride-share app.
Invest in bioscience to fight drug-resistant infections.
Giants stage comeback from 6-1 deficit as their bullpens shut Pirates down.
It is an outrage of the highest order and something to be ashamed of as an American and, indeed, as a human being.
A phenomenon called the Dunning-Kruger Effect helps to explain why people identify with him.
I was among the many fortunate fans to venture Downtown last week to witness the Stanley Cup celebration parade.
SB 888 is a controversial and poorly examined bill concerning rarely needed, late-term abortions.
The photo in Wednesday’s Post-Gazette of three armed police officers circling a disturbed Bruce Kelley Jr. is troubling, to say the least.
Italians elected new mayors for Rome, the capital, and Turin. Both are leaders of the Five Star Movement, an anti-establishment party.
With a new-age economy and high quality of life, Pittsburgh is in the fast lane. But our transit system is trying to get up to speed.
Air pollution is dangerous — and some people can be especially vulnerable, such as Pennsylvania’s children and adults with asthma.
His successful startup needs professional managers to run it now.
The possibility that the pilot at the controls in an airline cockpit has mental health problems that are not being addressed is unnerving.
And it shows the need for a tough attorney general.
Though we also need to make sure we treat our patients' pain.
Pirates pitcher Wilfredo Boscan was TBD, then TBA, and look what happened.
When he speaks of the safety of children from predators around schools, how can he speak without remembering the 20 children of Sandy Hook?
In the wake of the Orlando shootings, I am again forced to listen to more rhetoric but see no action.
Mr. Ryan, as House speaker, has the responsibility of uniting the members of the House toward a common goal — gain the White House.
It’s wrong to support gun-control bills by blaming opponents for murders.
They still see the businessman as the kind of anti-politician the country needs.
Rather than letting our concerns be heard, some used inflammatory rhetoric, calling us “petty” “corporate reformers” on a “witchhunt.”
On June 14, the 120-day mandate of provisional president Jocelerme Privert expired with no permanent or provisional successor lined up.
China has little standing to challenge anyone on trade-related theft.
Matthew Wellington describes a frightening future of antibiotic-resistant bacteria killing even more people than cancer now does
During this election season, tell the candidates to support gun control and hound them if they don't.
If a scaled-down version of an old-style benefit is needed to sign pension reform into law, so be it. Some progress beats none at all.