New Philly coalition aims to support people who are arrested

The coalition aims to be a resource that will encourage people to have more faith in the legal system as a whole.

Pa.’s Toomey, W.Va.’s Manchin want to restart background checks talks with Trump. They’ll be...

Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers.Anyone else notice how President Donald Trump has left no stone unturned in his quest to pass a federal 'Red Flag' law, expanded background checks and all the gun control measures he...

‘This could be my son’: In Philadelphia, Black men gather in an effort to...

Activists from across Philadelphia met Monday to discuss ways to tackle the escalating murder rate in Pennsylvania's largest city.

Daring opponents to stop them, Philly City Council passes a ‘red flag’ law |...

It's not clear whether Mayor Jim Kenney will sign the bill, however.

Philly Mayor Jim Kenney, City Council agree to anti-gun violence cash

By John N. MitchellPHILADELPHIA -- Mayor Jim Kenney announced plans on Wednesday for the transfer of more than $5 million to assist in a pair of plans aimed at staving off gun violence and...

Our gun violence epidemic is a uniquely American problem. But Americans have the expertise...

we Americans have never backed away from a problem and gun violence is no different.

Tree of Life First Anniversary: Our leaders had a chance to make a statement...

You might think that given the timing of this session week, some attention would have been paid to Pennsylvania's gun violence problem. You would be wrong

Tree of Life first anniversary: How to teach tough topics to our kids |...

Our schools have an opportunity—and, many say, an obligation—to instill students with the knowledge and skills to develop empathy and wash away hate.

We need to get serious about stopping gun deaths like we did traffic fatalities....

Americans agree that gun deaths are a national crisis. We would do well to take a page from the way our nation handled a similar crisis, highway fatalities, decades ago.

‘I think it’s baby steps’: One year after the Tree of Life massacre, Squirrel...

Rep. Dan Frankel has represented Pittsburgh's center of Jewish life in the state House for 20 years.