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NEWS AND OPINION

By Daniel Denvir, Milena Velis and Randy Lobasso

Off to the Races: The Election is Near

PW takes a look at some of the hotly contested seats including the contentious Senate race between Arlen Specter and Joe Sestak, the governor’s race and a few others closer to your hood.

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Posted May. 11, 2010 | Comments: 7

Ballot Questions: Know Before You Go

During primary elections on Tuesday, we will have the opportunity to answer four ballot questions that deal with certain city departments and functions.

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NEWS AND OPINION

By Tara Murtha

Cuts Like a Knife: The Evils of Mutilation

In most human-rights circles, endorsing a “minor” version of female genital mutilation is akin to recommending U.S. pediatricians bind the feet of Chinese girls—just a little bit—at the parents’ request.

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Posted May. 11, 2010 | Comments: 4

ARTS AND CULTURE

By PW Staff

Calendar: May 12-18

What to do in Philly this week.

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