Choice over nature, nurture

March 23, 2001 Two very different novels I've taught in the last few weeks support my contention that our culture is just flat out wrong when it asks us to ponder only two alternatives as we consider human identi

Iraq hard-liners populate new administration

March 22, 2001 WASHINGTON (AP) - Should the United States launch a "systematic air campaign" against the Iraqi Republican Guard and other pillars of Saddam Hussein's support structure?

Writer: Proud flag-waver

March 21, 2001 It will require reading very few paragraphs of this article to discover you have encountered a flag-waver of the first magnitude.

Friends, family can help curb bad habits

March 21, 2001 Several weeks ago I was sitting on an airplane approaching the Detroit International Airport and, due to heavy traffic, our plane had to circle a number of times.

Scouting benefits girls, area

March 20, 2001 Today, the word "investment" conjures up images of stock portfolios, mutual funds, venture capital and so on. The return on Girl Scouting's investment is clear.