On Friday, the stock’s price fell another 49 cents in its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The skid would seem to confirm that the big banks judged rightly when they cut the initial sale price of , ACME's owner, Albertsons Companies, Inc.
Come November, Amen Brown will face off against Republican challenger Wanda Logan. It shouldn’t be much of a contest since 87% of the district’s voters are registered Democrats. If things go as expected, Brown will be the third state rep from the 190th in four years, which is pretty much unheard of.
I figured out why Mayor Jim Kenney and Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw waited until Thursday to express shock and remorse over Philadelphia police tear gassing peaceful protesters who marched onto I-676.
Over the years, various crusaders picked up the call for change almost like runners passing a baton during a relay race. Lori L. Tharps, a Philadelphia-based author, did her part in 2014 by publishing a widely cited op-ed in the New York Times calling for the "B" in Black to be capitalized.
How else to explain Trump’s attempt to put thousands of his most staunch supporters into an enclosed arena where they could contract and spread a virus that’s already killed upwards of 120,000 Americans?