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In today’s 24/7, technology driven world, empathy matters more than ever | Perspective

Teaching empathy to kids means more than most students – an adults – realize.

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State and city lawmakers must respond to violent weekend in Philly | Opinion

Twenty-six of our fellow Philadelphians were shot this weekend, four are dead. We can’t begin to calculate all that our City has lost – what contributions would the lost have made: they may have become our children’s teachers, coaches, doctors, city leaders.
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State and city lawmakers must respond to violent weekend in Philly | Opinion

Twenty-six of our fellow Philadelphians were shot this weekend, four are dead. We can’t begin to calculate all that our City has lost – what contributions would the lost have made: they may have become our children’s teachers, coaches, doctors, city leaders.
Opinion

Giving Congress a pay raise is politically radioactive. It shouldn’t be | Opinion

That a Congressional pay raise is still considered taboo is a depressing commentary on what voters think of Congress — and what members of Congress think of voters.
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Giving Congress a pay raise is politically radioactive. It shouldn’t be | Opinion

That a Congressional pay raise is still considered taboo is a depressing commentary on what voters think of Congress — and what members of Congress think of voters.
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Will Pennsylvania abolish the death penalty? | Opinion

Drexel's law dean: We would never let a plane off the ground if it were as dangerously error-prone as this state’s death penalty.
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Will Pennsylvania abolish the death penalty? | Opinion

Drexel's law dean: We would never let a plane off the ground if it were as dangerously error-prone as this state’s death penalty.
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Blame Canada for the new war on dodgeball | Opinion

Our neighbor to the north exposed the sordid truth: One of gym classes’ most common games is being used as a tool of “oppression,” according to a team of Canadian researchers.

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Free beach badges for veterans | Opinion

From Island Beach to Hopatcong and Hacklebarney to Belleplain, all the state’s forests, parks, recreation areas and beaches would be free for everyone who answered the call of duty.

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The qualities that made Joe Biden an effective running mate in 2008 hurt his 2020 presidential bid | Opinion

In order to win the presidency, Biden needs to shed the very attributes and talents that once placed him a heartbeat away from it.

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Summer is prime time for teen substance use. How do we prevent it? | Opinion

I had no idea the summer after eighth grade, I would smoke marijuana and drink alcohol for the first time, and it would change my life.

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To beat Trump in 2020, Democrats must practice a politics of modesty | George Will

The Democrats' progressive lions must lay down with the Democrats' moderate lambs.

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4 years since Trump came down that escalator and the cycle of empty outrage has become unbearable | Will Bunch

Trump's lies and outrageous statements generate outrage and then nothing. Time to break the cycle.

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‘I’m living for more than myself’: One dad’s commitment to good health on Father’s Day | Opinion

Created in collaboration with the Mayor’s Office of Black Male Engagement, the Mayor’s Commission on African American Men and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, the report states that life expectancy is the lowest among black men and boys due to violence, heart disease, cancer, and...

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Don’t downplay Trump’s role in the U.S.-Mexico immigration deal. His strategy worked | Marc Thiessen

The president deserves credit for forcing a reluctant Mexican government to act.

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What does ‘reentry’ into society after prison mean? Here’s what people living it have to say | Perspective

Philadelphians rebuilding their lives after prison share their stories for the city's Reentry Awareness Month.

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Diversity training shouldn’t be based on flawed implicit bias research | Opinion

How can we ditch flawed science and make diversity training truly effective?

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I’m not Super Dad, but because I’m a man, the world treats me like one | Perspective

Fathers, we do less, receive praise for the little we do, and even get a pay raise for it.

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Biden’s surrender to pro-abortion radicals has damaged his 2020 prospects | Marc Thiessen

Democrats don't seem to understand that most Americans -- including many who identify as pro-choice -- don't see abortion as something to celebrate but as a necessary evil that should be allowed only in some limited circumstances.

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Google must give a fair deal to news publishers | Opinion

The news industry has seen revenues drop 54 percent since 2006, according to research from Pew. The rise of the tech platforms and their dominance of online content has played a major role in this trend.

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