Say What? Archive: February, 2011

Voucher plan's false promise

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It's hard to argue against the troubling fact that thousands of students are trapped in poorly performing public schools. But a proposed voucher... Read more

Get real on defense spending

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In the push to cut federal spending, Congress and President Obama need to get serious about reducing the military's budget. The Pentagon was... Read more

Kevin Ferris: Keep focus on schools, children

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There are many reasons to support the school-choice bill that’s expected to be voted out of a Senate committee in Harrisburg this week... Read more

Susan Abulhawa: The dream at the revolutions' core

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It’s not surprising that most Americans don’t understand what’s happening across the Middle East. The West often views... Read more

Michael Smerconish: Legalize prostitution

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Harry Reid just called for “an adult conversation” about prostitution. OK, I’m in. A few years ago, he published a memoir... Read more

Hitting all the high notes

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Celebrating its 25th season, one of the city's most successful arts groups - the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society - could be forgiven for... Read more

Corbett's smart direction: Action!

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Gov. Corbett has joked about how he resembles the late comedy actor Leslie Nielsen. While Corbett is clearly the straight man, it was good... Read more

Wrong turn on street name

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A Washington, D.C., councilman wants to take his city's fight for representation in Congress out on the Keystone State. Yo, buddy, bad idea... Read more