In wake of controversial shows, theater artists gather to discuss equitable casting

In wake of controversial shows, theater artists gather to discuss equitable casting

“Artistic directors and boards [of directors] must be aware something has to happen, not should.”

Local cyclist takes on the Dirty Dozen in weight-loss journey

“The hard part of this is that there is another 363 days until I can prove I can do it.”

Pittsburgh City Council takes step to protect LGBT minors with conversion therapy ban

“There are kids that go into conversion therapy and kill themselves.”

Despite the number of Americans living with ME/CFS, little is known about the debilitating illness

“The good news is these patients don’t die. The bad news is these patients don’t die.”

Pittsburgh indigenous-rights advocate weighs in on Standing Rock

“It’s a basic level of human decency, what is currently happening in Standing Rock.”

Can cities like Pittsburgh continue their progressive ways in Republican-controlled waters?

“We don’t know what’s going to happen. It’s unsettling.”

Pittsburghers are choosing different paths in their fight against Trump’s presidency

“I think we all need to stand in solidarity right now.”

Pittsburgh immigrants fearful in wake of Donald Trump’s election victory

“The community feels unsafe, we don’t know what will happen when we go outside.”

An extended Pittsburgh Symphony strike threatens to change the dynamic of ‘one of the best in the world’

“One of the bad parts of the strike in 1975 were the players that we lost.”

What can be done to expand public transit to underserved communities?

“I hope we can get expansion; I think that is something we need to work for.”

How can Port Authority tackle a common public-transit problem?

“I want one bus every 10 minutes, not two buses every 20 minutes.”

Port Authority has upgraded transit stops to give riders more information

“It definitely helps people get around better.”

Staffer Alex Gordon shares the joys of public transit

It’s like a team sport, with the driver as quarterback and the riders filling out the bench

Where do CP staffers stand on bus eating etiquette?

It’s best to avoid traditionally stinky eats like eggs, weird cheese or durian.

Pittsburgh LGBT student denied from homecoming dance claims discrimination

“We try as hard as we can to be as inclusive in our practices.”

Running with the Devil

Signs that Donald Trump may be the Prince of Darkness (or is at least his golfing buddy)



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