Opinion

Lost and found: A stranger’s ring, a family discovery | Maria Panaritis

I found an engagement ring near a school sidewalk. Little did I know where it would lead.

The case for infrastructure spending? Our future depends on it | Opinion

We are in a battle for not only economic supremacy, but in many ways, economic survival.

The case for infrastructure spending? Our future depends on it | Opinion

We are in a battle for not only economic supremacy, but in many ways, economic survival.

Opinion

A royal game of thrones in Jordan unnerves the Middle East | Trudy Rubin

King Abdullah's conflict with his younger brother Prince Hamzah could destabilize a kingdom crucial to Israel and the United States
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A royal game of thrones in Jordan unnerves the Middle East | Trudy Rubin

King Abdullah's conflict with his younger brother Prince Hamzah could destabilize a kingdom crucial to Israel and the United States

Opinion

If GOP, Mitch McConnell really want ‘woke’ corporations out of politics, here’s how | Will Bunch

D.C.’s most powerful GOPer takes hypocrisy to a new height with an attack on Big Business. But is this the moment for curbing corporate power?
Opinion

If GOP, Mitch McConnell really want ‘woke’ corporations out of politics, here’s how | Will Bunch

D.C.’s most powerful GOPer takes hypocrisy to a new height with an attack on Big Business. But is this the moment for curbing corporate power?
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Merger mania is back: Corporate America betting on growth post-COVID-19

DuPont Co. of Wilmington employed around 23,000 last winter, down from 100,000 at its peak, but is now one of many companies adding jobs in hopes of profiting from post-COVID-19 growth.

Opinion

Political theater continues to distract us from real discrimination | Helen Ubiñas

Some historians believe Columbus was kind to Native populations he encountered. But some historians would be wrong, and every actual civil rights activist is rolling in their graves.

Opinion

The Columbus Day holiday is based on a lie. Yet, some people don’t want to let it go | Jenice Armstrong

Columbus Day is no longer an official city holiday. The sooner people accept that, the better.

Column

Worried about going back to the doctor for a check up? The anxiety is real. Here’s how to stay calm. | Elizabeth Wellington

Throughout the pandemic I put off my doctors' appointments. The mammogram could wait. The pap smear could wait even longer. But it's time to get over the fear and go back.

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Biden’s infrastructure plan is key to U.S. competition with China | Trudy Rubin

China is forging ahead in broadband internet, crucial technologies, scientific research, and basic infrastructure, and the United States needs to invest now.

Stuck with Cuomo, DeSantis in a post-truth U.S. | Will Bunch Newsletter

What does a governor have to do to get fired? New York, Florida up the ante.

Column

Race-based hate is out there, but it’s inside of us, too. Here is how to disrupt the pattern. | Elizabeth Wellington

We can all do our part to stop perpetuating and internalizing hate against others and that will have a collective impact on ending violence.

Column

Housing advocates see denser buildings as an answer to affordability. But not all density is good density.

Two notorious projects help us understand the difference between density that enhances a neighborhood and projects that big-foot their surroundings.

Opinion

In moving All-Star Game from Georgia, MLB honors civil rights legacy of Hank Aaron | Will Bunch

In his quiet way, baseball great Hank Aaron spent a lifetime fighting racial injustice. Baseball's rejection of voter suppression honors his legacy.

Opinion

The Biden infrastructure plan would rescue Pennsylvania roads and transit | Maria Panaritis

Pennsylvania opened the nation's first superhighway in 1940. It's been a tough road ever since for the infrastructure that prosperity built.

Opinion

The reality of Philadelphia’s gun-violence epidemic crashes a virtual hearing | Helen Ubiñas

Philadelphia's bloody reality, experienced in real time, serves as a stark reminder of what's at stake as shootings and homicides soar.

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Arrest of two Philly cops accused of beating a man is a tribute to the work of this mother and autism advocate | Jenice Armstrong

Terri Matthews cried because as an African American mother, the alleged incident made her think of her son Jaden, who also is on the spectrum.

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‘Killer’ Putin must be prevented from murdering opposition leader Alexei Navalny in prison | Trudy Rubin

Vladimir Putin, like China's Xi Jinping, thinks Western democracy is on the ropes and he can crush democratic opposition in Russia with impunity.

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