'The corporation does not always have to win'

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The United Airlines debacle has become the incident that launched a million tweets -- and understandably so. In the age of cellphone videos... Read more

United, the Pulitzers and the 'de-accommodation' of America's poor

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There was kind of a sad sameness to a lot of the news today. There was a shooting at an elementary school in California. A corrupt and hypocritical... Read more

Cable TV president launches cable TV war — and the reviews are boffo!

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Sometimes in America, the rocket's red glare is all the proof through the night that you really need. The folks over at the Pentagon understand... Read more

Mayor Kenney, please veto this really dumb bill

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One issue we've talked about here on several occasions since the unfortunate events of November 8 is the role that local governments -- especially... Read more

Trump's sudden empathy for Syria's 'beautiful little babies' that he banned

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How horrendous was the poisonous gas attack carried out by the loathsome government of Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad that killed scores of... Read more

Lynne Abraham shouldn't throw stones from her big glass house

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Lynne Abraham, Philadelphia's long-serving former district attorney , has been accused of a lot of things over the years -- but never a lack... Read more

GOP going nuclear in a class war they started

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Whenever Republicans call for more decorum, it always reminds me of one of my favorite lines in the film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, when... Read more

Bunch: Trump's bloody war in Iraq and Syria that everyone's ignoring

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Donald Trump has been president of the United States for 73 days -- and the deeper we get into the woods, the harder it gets to see the forest... Read more