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Looky here, millennials and boomers, this Gen Xer is here to tell you why you need us | Elizabeth Wellington

This "OK Boomer" rumble completely ignores Gen X. But even if we wanted to jump in the mud with y’all, we can’t. Why? Because we're working to hard to take care of the people we're generationally sandwiched in between.

Opinion

Philly’s missing men are another grim statistic in a city drowning in inequality | Mike Newall

But the roots of the Philly gender gap – so well-known it has a name among researchers – are just as insidious as everything else driving inequality in our city.
Opinion

Philly’s missing men are another grim statistic in a city drowning in inequality | Mike Newall

But the roots of the Philly gender gap – so well-known it has a name among researchers – are just as insidious as everything else driving inequality in our city.

Opinion

Does Trump impeachment hearing need to be ‘must see TV’ to succeed? | Will Bunch

Will Democrats fail in their impeachment quest if TV viewers aren’t riveted like Watergate? Is justice possible in a reality-show world?
Opinion

Does Trump impeachment hearing need to be ‘must see TV’ to succeed? | Will Bunch

Will Democrats fail in their impeachment quest if TV viewers aren’t riveted like Watergate? Is justice possible in a reality-show world?

Opinion

OK Bloomberg: What panicked billionaires don’t get about a nation that made them so rich | Will Bunch

America's billionaires think their ability to work a rigged economic system makes them political geniuses. Voters already know better.
Opinion

OK Bloomberg: What panicked billionaires don’t get about a nation that made them so rich | Will Bunch

America's billionaires think their ability to work a rigged economic system makes them political geniuses. Voters already know better.
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Temple’s Chinese program teaches ‘rule of law’ amid tensions between Beijing and Washington

The success of the Temple program says much about the paradoxes of contemporary China.

Media outlets could do a lot better job of covering gun violence, The Inquirer included | Jenice Armstrong

That’s one reason Jim MacMillan organized Friday’s Initiative for Better Gun Violence Reporting Summit at WHYY at Sixth and Race Streets.

Column

Philly elected more worker advocates. But, where are the jobs?

Despite all the friends of the working people, Philadelphia remains among the poorest of America’s large cities. Where are the jobs?

Opinion

Another child in Philly has been shot, so now what? I called our political leaders to ask | Helen Ubiñas

The city has plans and programs to stem the violence. But what can be done now?

Opinion

Catholic priest had every right to deny Joe Biden communion over abortion views | Christine Flowers

If you don’t want us telling you how to write your laws, don’t tell us how to manage our sacraments.

Opinion

In Beijing, cutting-edge technology looms large while questions about China’s future mirror U.S. debates | Trudy Rubin

Writing from China, Trudy Rubin has heard Beijingers question whether a new Chinese cultural revolution against the “elite” was in the offing.

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Philadelphia’s Delaware waterfront has moved beyond gas stations and big box stores. Why can’t Bart Blatstein? | Inga Saffron

Next week, the city's zoning board will consider whether the developer should be allowed to build a Super Wawa gas station on Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia.

Opinion

Trump is on borrowed time after Democratic election massacres in battleground Pennsylvania suburbs | Maria Panaritis

Democrats seized every county council seat, district attorney, and a full slate of judgeships in Delaware County. They annihilated the formidable Republican machine with the brutal finality of a nuclear bomb.

Opinion

A message to Philly Mayor Jim Kenney: Rattle more sabers in your second term | Mike Newall

I’m hoping our grumpy mayor will throw political caution to the winds and start ticking more people off — for the right reasons.

Opinion

This boomer is OK with ‘OK boomer’ | Kevin Riordan

A boomer and writer who initially garbled the phrase 'OK boomer' actually comes to understand it.

Opinion

From Deadspin to picket lines at GM and in Chicago, a moral workplace is 2020’s stealth issue | Will Bunch

American workers have long feared speaking out on the job risks everything. Could a progressive victory in 2020's election change that?

Column

Four deals: BikeCo replaces Advanced Sports, David’s Bridal reorganizes again, SevOne sold, CSC buys in Europe

David's Bridal says debt cuts will make it more competitive in a retail business that has been reshaped by the internet and again by Chinese tariffs.

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