Opinion

Vision Zero Isn’t Working

By Globe Times Staff | January 24, 2020 | 3 Comments

Vision Zero advocates want red light cameras and speed cameras everywhere as if that will magically reduce traffic accidents and fatalities. For decades, traffic engineers followed a tried-and-true formula for […]

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Philadelphia’s 2020 inauguration

By Globe Times Staff | January 13, 2020 | 0 Comments

At a 10 a.m. ceremony inside the newly-renovated The Met in North Philadelphia, Jim Kenney was sworn in for his second tour of duty as mayor of the nation’s sixth […]

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A Thirty-Year Friendship Renewed

By Ted Behr | December 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

As I was delivering extra copies of the Globe Times to the McDonald’s at Woodland Avenue and 59th Street several weeks ago, a voice called to me from across the […]

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Purchase of Our New Voting Machines The process looks “very, very flawed”

By Ted Behr | December 12, 2019 | 0 Comments

From anecdotal information received from Southwest polling places, the new ExpressVote XL touch screen voting machines used for the first time in the November 6, 2019 General Election appear to […]

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The Extremists Behind Covering Climate Now

By Globe Times Staff | November 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

By Drew Johnson In September, over 170 news outlets around the world devoted coverage to climate change.  The project, dubbed Covering Climate Now, may seem like a feel-good effort to […]

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Sugary Sodas and Sweet Sips – May Increase Cancer Risks

By Ted Behr | November 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

Sugary drinks may be positively associated with the overall risk of cancer. So says a cancer research article in a recent The British Medical Journal. BMJ is respected as one […]

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How We Can Fight Global Warming: Reducing Our Carbon Footprint

By Jackson Adams | October 18, 2019 | 0 Comments

There are many different factors that are the cause of the rapid climate changes happening to our planet. Most of them, if not all, are caused directly from human activity […]

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Rapid Climate Changes Effect on Our Planet: How the Earth May Look by 2050

By Jackson Adams | October 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s time for Americans to wake up and face the facts! Global warming is very real. The Earth is getting hotter, and as time passes, this trend will continue if […]

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President Trump: Chronic disease patients need the rebate rule

By Globe Times Staff | September 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

The White House recently ditched a plan that would have reduced Americans’ pharmacy costs by boosting transparency in the prescription drug supply chain. The rule would have primarily impacted Medicare, […]

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Mass Shootings are Accelerating Pres. Trump and Mitch McConnell – It’s Time to Act!

By Ted Behr | September 6, 2019 | 0 Comments

Just a reminder: After the shooting at the elementary school in Sandy Hook, CT in January 2013, President Obama initiated executive orders [1] that among others: Widened gun registration regulations […]

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