Squirrel Hill

Squirrel Hill

Eleven worshippers at the Tree of Life synagogue in the Squirrel Hill section of Pittsburgh were gunned down in the worst act of violent anti-semitism in American history. The atrocity has refocused attention on the proliferation of unchecked hate speech on social...
Church of the gun

Church of the gun

The gun nuts er … constitutional heroes behind the push to allow downloadable blueprints for 3D printed firearms claim they are simply exercising their First Amendment rights. I agree, only I suspect it’s not the bit about freedom of speech they’re...
Stoning

Stoning

Pennsylvania’s Blue Mountain School District made national news this week when the district superintendent described their policy of placing boxes of smooth, round river rocks in each classroom. The plan calls for students to distract a school shooter by...