Lou’s new soapbox

Lou’s new soapbox

GOP Senate candidate Rep. Lou Barletta tries to split the difference on immigration, at once embracing Trump’s “zero-tolerance” immigration crackdown while issuing mealymouthed disapproval of splitting up families and incarcerating...
Sunday schooled

Sunday schooled

Jeff Sessions came to Scranton yesterday to defend the Trump administration’s policy of separating the children of migrants seeking asylum at our southern border from their parents. He earlier cited a biblical passage from Romans 13 in defending his actions,...
A trap?

A trap?

The battle over how and who the 2020 U.S. Census has begun, with billions in funding and questions of congressional apportionment — and which party will be dominant (or not completely irrelevant) going into the next decade — hanging in the balance. The...
Ellis Island Simulation

Ellis Island Simulation

Students from South Abington and Newton Ransom Elementary Schools participated in a Ellis Island simulation on Tuesday, February 27 at Newton Ransom Elementary – Eddie Gowarty adjusts his fake mustache as he dressed up as a turn of the twenty century immigrant...