“Defunding police” means something different to everyone, but the common theme involves cutting funding from police department budgets.
Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers. With the Legislature officially on summer recess, and with it, any chance to pass meaningful redistricting reform pretty much out the window, a new report drives home the damage that partisan gerrymandering...
By John Fetterman My tenure as mayor of Braddock, Allegheny County, started with a community that was embroiled in mass distrust between residents and the police force. Braddock’s population is approximately 70 percent Black, and 36...
It’s okay to be polarized. It’s okay to disagree. We’ve been doing that for quite some time. Our levels of contempt, though, are altogether new.
In one crazed Tweet, Trump made it clear that he's perfectly willing to cut off funding to cash-strapped school districts to punish his political rivals.
Yes, Pa.'s per-pupil expenditure is huge. Yes, the system is also still broken. And there's still so much more work left to be done.
Daylan McLee has had some run-ins with the law in the past. But when he saw a Uniontown officer trapped in his burning cruiser, he knew what he had to do.
I wore the same rank on my chest. I see the same dark eyes and broad smile of a younger version of myself in the photos displayed in the news and through my timeline. Vanessa...
The state had been on the way to taming its overdose crisis. How the isolation demanded by COVID-19 has reversed that trend.
Theatrics are the easy part. The much harder work comes with knowing how to navigate oneself in spaces both reserved for you and exclusively inaccessible.