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The Pittsburgh massacre wasn't the first—or last—act of anti-Semitism in the past week.
When a young Jewish woman was murdered at my university a decade ago, the crime seemed unthinkable. Today, such events can feel almost chillingly unsurprising.
New research pinpoints how the desire for excitement inspires support for violent extremism.
Violence driven by racial or religious hatred is as American as apple pie, according to a cultural anthropologist who has studied the white-power movement.
In his two years in office, Trump has done plenty to legitimize views previously considered too extreme for political discourse—and that, in turn, has opened the door for political violence.
People arrive for a vigil at the Allegheny County Soldiers Memorial in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on October 28th, 2018.
How shifting economies, demographics, and provincial neighborhoods shaped the well-known accents of many Midwestern cities.
The rest of the president's economic platform isn't great for the city either.
Pittsburgh is the best place in the United States to flip property. What explains the real estate boom?
Atlantic Canada is reportedly dying. I'll spend this week explaining why that isn't the case.
Not really. Common problems, regardless of place, will lead to common solutions.
Concerns about population growth and decline are artifacts of the 19th century and the industrial revolution. For them to make any sense today, we need to look at the numbers in a much different way.
With real estate markets tapped out in primary markets, investors will look to secondary ones—Pittsburgh, Cleveland, Phoenix—with legacy assets.