When Terri Schiavo's feeding tube was removed over a decade ago because her ex-husband was able to convince a judge that she wouldn't want to "live that way," I thought human beings had sunk as low as we could on the evolutionary scale of morality. Then came Charlie Gard.
As DA, Lynne Abraham opposed Common Pleas Judge Frederica Massiah Jackson's appointment to the federal bench, and the NAACP never forgot that.
Many of us grew up viewing the Soviet Union as the evil empire. Now, because Trump likes Russia, people are backing their president.
The noose is a symbol of hate, but it's fair to wonder if they are showing up lately to make the right look bad.
A lot of people out there who support President Trump are tired of being called stupid, whether directly or indirectly.
Doctors in the U.K. told the parents there is no chance their baby will have a normal life and want him to "die with dignity."
According to the chief justice, "the exclusion of Trinity Lutheran from a public benefit for which it is otherwise qualified, solely because it is a church, is odious to our Constitution all the same, and cannot stand."
Michelle Carter's decision to coax her boyfriend into killing himself is a crime that needs to be paid for.
I should have said Colleen Campbell might have deserved to lose her job and be ridiculed for her lapse in judgment, but she didn't deserve to be served up to the hounds of hell.
Bill Cosby is an easy target, standing in for all the men who might have mistreated women in a distant past, and he's
The former PHL 17 staffer should not have her embarrassing incident define her for the rest of her life.
Of course not all Muslims are responsible for the recent terror attacks in Europe, but it's naive and foolish to ignore the tie to Islam.
As a conservative woman who believed that abortion was both immoral and legally indefensible, it was impossible to feel welcomed or respected in an organization like the Philadelphia Bar Association that had become increasingly left-leaning.
It wasn't a radical Christian, enraged Buddhist, fanatical Jew or maniacal Sikh who blasted himself to hell and sent children to heaven.
Like the Greek prophet Cassandra, I lament that Philadelphia voters failed to see that D.A. candidate Larry Krasner will be a chief enforcer who has spent a lifetime protecting the sort of people who are gunning for me.
Perusing some of the latest fake news stories and offering up the real truth
Whenever you see a criminal case cited, it's usually something along the lines of "People v. So-and-So" or "State v. So-and-So" or in Pennsylvania, "Commonwealth v. So-and-So."
Those who are sick, either in body or in mind, are my concern. They should concern all of us. Looking away when they reach out and say "please help," is the sign of a society that doesn't deserve to be "great again," and which quite possibly never really was.
DNC chairman's remarks delegitimize Americans who disagree on party's abortion stance
See Christine Flowers on Channel 6's "Inside Story" Sunday at 11:30 a.m.