Opinion

How Trump’s presidency killed ‘the White House said’ and metonymy | The Angry Grammarian

The beloved style of metaphor you learned in English class has been broken by contradictions from our president.

Column

Sushi, Korean wings and duck leg tacos are among the best takeout dishes in Philly

Detail-minded cooks who are used to preparing fine-dining plates have tackled the technical challenges of creating ambitious meals that is packed to go.
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Sushi, Korean wings and duck leg tacos are among the best takeout dishes in Philly

Detail-minded cooks who are used to preparing fine-dining plates have tackled the technical challenges of creating ambitious meals that is packed to go.

Opinion

Walter Wallace Jr. would still be alive if he were a white man | Solomon Jones

If we are going to save the next Walter Wallace Jr., we must first acknowledge that reality.
Opinion

Walter Wallace Jr. would still be alive if he were a white man | Solomon Jones

If we are going to save the next Walter Wallace Jr., we must first acknowledge that reality.

Opinion

Walter Wallace Jr.: A Black life that mattered | Jenice Armstrong

Why didn’t the officers use a nonlethal method before shooting him like a dog in the middle of the street in front of his mother and other onlookers?
Opinion

Walter Wallace Jr.: A Black life that mattered | Jenice Armstrong

Why didn’t the officers use a nonlethal method before shooting him like a dog in the middle of the street in front of his mother and other onlookers?
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Exton-based AGI sold for $700M, while Unisys reports loss and SAP stock plunges

Software roundup: Simulations software merger joins Pittsburgh and Philly developers. Pennsylvania weighs losses from Unisys outage while SAP stock drops

Opinion

America can overcome COVID-19, despite Trump’s do-nothing approach. Here’s how. | Trudy Rubin

As coronavirus cases soar, Trump says "we are rounding the corner" and his chief of staff says "we are not going to control the pandemic."

Opinion

Philadelphia police, again, incapable of treating Black men as anything but a threat | Helen Ubiñas

People forget that police officers seem to figure out ways to deescalate situations when the person holding a knife or a gun, or this summer, bats and pipes in Fishtown, is white.

Opinion

Trump may try to steal November’s election. Meet the people who wrote the book on fighting back. | Will Bunch Newsletter

Plus, senseless Philly police killing of Walter Wallace Jr. shows America has learned nothing.

Column

SEPTA’s new Wissahickon bus station promises better connections. But it could harm a beloved Philly landscape. | Inga Saffron

How do you insert a big bus station building into such a beloved space? Very carefully. That, unfortunately, is not how SEPTA and PennDOT have been proceeding.

Opinion

Trump, TV pundits don’t have a fracking clue about Pennsylvania and fossil fuels | Will Bunch

Joe Biden's supposed debate "gaffe" on transitioning from oil is actually what most Americans support — especially in Pa.'s vote-rich suburbs.

Opinion

Trump’s circus could fold in Pa. as Biden swings for votes Clinton left on the table | Maria Panaritis

A blitz of late-stage visits to Pennsylvania by Joe Biden and his surrogates, including to Bucks County, show Democrats have learned a big lesson after Hillary Clinton's loss.

Opinion

Four years ago, these African Americans voted for Trump. Where are they now? | Jenice Armstrong

As Election Day approaches, I’ve found myself wondering whether any of the Black Trump supporters I interviewed in 2016 were backing him this time. The answer might surprise you.

Opinion

Biden would rescue foreign policy from ego, tweets, and autocrat envy | Trudy Rubin

Trump prefers strongmen to democratic allies and failed personal relationships to strategic policy that works.

Opinion

QAnon believers hunting for child kidnappers should start at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue | Will Bunch

While Trump makes a blatant QAnon pitch, his agents commit real atrocities against children wrenched at the border from parents who can't be found.

Column

Frenzied shoppers followed Bimbo trucks to buy bread early in the pandemic. Sales are still up as COVID-19 grinds on.

Horsham-based Bimbo Bakeries USA is seeing growth for its brands, which include Arnold, Entenmann's, Lender's, Sara Lee, Stroehmann, and Thomas' English muffins.

Opinion

Push for ‘Childhood Alzheimer’s’ cure for Connor Dobbyn took a scary pandemic pause | Maria Panaritis

The Chester County family had raised thousands for their son in January and February. Then came COVID-19. A new video kicks things off anew.

Column

U.S. still trails pre-COVID peak in jobs and economic activity, and the new president may not matter

From Wall Street and Broad Street, stock watchers say the U.S. economy has come most of the way back from March, but it won't reach pre-COVID employment levels until there's a vaccine.

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