Psychological phenomena like confirmation bias and the Dunning-Kruger effect make it easy for people to fall for deliberate or inadvertent lies in the news.
It is time we take serious action to get not only the dealers but the actual fentanyl off our streets.
Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers.Let's take a moment to consider the case of U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey.If we know one thing about the Lehigh Valley Republican, it's that he often plays it cagey, keeping his...
The United States once led the world in international tests on history and government, but that’s fallen by the wayside for a variety of reasons.
A conservative scholar takes a look at 10-year job changes across the state and in the Philly and Pittsburgh regions.
The majority-Democrat is expected to vote Wednesday on the first, major piece of gun-control legislation in two decades: A bill that would require universal background checks on all gun purchases.Writing in The Washington Post...
Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers.Remember these words - they may be the most important words uttered by any sitting member of Congress during this very young session:"This is much bigger than any one issue,...
When business, government, and academia unite to develop job-ready skills, our region wins.
Machines and technology are only one part of safeguarding our elections.
Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is proposing universal child care as a way to rein in the soaring costs of raising a family. A sociologist explains what’s driving the trend.