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EDITORIALS


Pass a law: It’s the best response to Obama on immigration

Most Americans want this issue to be addressed.


New learning gap: The performance between city schools is troubling

Thanks to the independent work of A+ Schools, the Pittsburgh district is better able to identify its challenges and develop action plans.



Asides: Eyes on the eagles, a break for commuters, Light Up festivities

Eagle security cameras will be installed, Route 28 construction detours come to an end, and Light Up Night ushers in the holidays.



Warm front: Young homeless adults need special attention

A recent report suggests that approximately 240 young people are homeless in Allegheny County.



Common ground: Congress can find some on prison sentence reform

Congress should pass the Smarter Sentencing Act and the Recidivism Reduction and Public Safety Act.


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David Shribman



David Shribman: Who do we thank for Thanksgiving?

In a nation with fewer and fewer shared experiences, one remains resilient, rich and redolent of memory.


 

Brian O'Neill



Brian O'Neill: Patience is helpful virtue among Amtrak’s riders

Incredibly, despite chronic delays, ridership on the extraordinarily limited Capitol Limited hit a record high.


 

Tony Norman



Tony Norman: Author Ursula Le Guin puts publishing’s ills into words

Ms. Le Guin says all the right things about what what’s wrong with publishing landscape.


 

Sally Kalson



Health care sabotage 101

The GOP, not a botched website, is the real obstacle.


 

Jack Kelly



Jack Kelly: Gruber vs. Obamacare

Only 36 percent of Americans expressed approval of Democrats in a Gallup poll Nov. 12.


 

Ruth Ann Dailey



Ruth Ann Dailey: A market-based solution for parking? Radical!

In Oakland, leaders of this left-of-center, one-party town are dabbling with the capitalistic concept of “supply and demand.”


 

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