Americans are weird, but they have been very nice to me.
It took a long time to come to terms with being gay, so having the Supreme Court legalize same-sex marriage feels like validation.
If Greece votes ‘yes,’ the failed austerity mongers win.
With an open book on my chest, / like a butterfly or a moth / resting its wings, I drift off to sleep ...
Campaign 2016 the long, long, long race for the White House. This week: Jeb Bush! Or as we like to call him, John Ellis Bush-Bush!
Mr. Obama will get his “legacy.” Mr. Kerry will get his Nobel. And Iran will get the bomb.
Why are so many people running for president this time?
If so, we should make sure that it is justly rewarded
Who the heck are all those people running for president anyway?
Ted Cruz’s cure for the judiciary is worse than the disease
As part of a package on the AT, we present these sketches of people and scenes encountered on a recent visit reprising our 1995 adventure.
We must recognize that women are suffering all around us by supporting HB 262.
Americans are acting against their own best interests by allowing unions to be smothered and by not controlling guns.
Recent failures of missions to resupply the International Space Station should be recognized as the cost of making progress in space flight.
The martyred pastor and the beloved Pirates star shared a name and a history.
Yes, it's true; group marriage is the next horizon of social liberalism.
They thought they were the ones upholding American values.
Ignore the naysayers; it’s working and it’s here to stay.
Justice Kennedy's ruling will stand with Brown v. Board of Education
Patrick Risha was a Mon Valley football phenomenon, for which he paid a terrible price.
He wouldn’t separate vocational students from the college-bound
They’ve always been bound together in America.
PG archives bring old family adventures back to life.
Gun-rights advocates push weighty constitutional arguments, but the lure of firearms can be pretty basic.
The next president could remake our most disruptive branch of government for a generation
They encourage people who want to help to invest in smaller, Nepali-led grass-roots movements and know exactly where your money is going.
Justice Kennedy recognizes a sea change in American life
We feel a part of the place now, which comes as a surprise
Such as, what am I really passionate about?
Flanked by the roar of your truck / the scrape and clank of mechanisms / your morning lament cries out . . .
They’re running for president while competing with each for business.
The justices save Obamacare, damage the Constitution.
The Supreme Court rules that judges, not regulators, must interpret major laws like the Affordable Care Act.
Item No. 1: We mustn’t politicize the tragedy.
We need an anti-tobacco-like PR strategy to explain the dangers of guns.
The world isn’t about to hit its carbon targets, but small steps add up.
It can be done, and great teaching is one of the ways.
If Obamacare subsidies disappear, GOP members of Congress will be in a fix.
Racial politics still divides North and South.
African-American culture reaches every corner of the country.
As things stand, they can accept anything from anybody.
Charleston shows how we refuse to deal with guns and race.
Poverty is about being poor, not about being unwed
The Supreme Court let Texas ban the stars and bars from its license plates.
Father’s Day is rooted in the traditional concept of Dad as provider.
Don't listen to the doomsayers; it would do a lot more good than harm.
After attending elementary and middle school at a private school, I switched to the city’s Obama Academy. Best move I’ve ever made.
‘Jurassic World’ is ahead of its time, but not by much.
But only a small percentage of depressed dads seek help.