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Hillary’s Rove Factor

| September 6, 2007

Murders in Mexico Continue

| September 4, 2007

L’Chaim! A Celebration of Grace Paley

| August 27, 2007

Hillary Gets Down

| August 22, 2007

Bucking an Anti-Terror Law

| August 20, 2007

What Price Earth?

| August 16, 2007

Abeer’s Courage

| August 9, 2007

During the long days of the rape and murder court-martial of Sgt. Jesse Spielman at Fort Campbell where I was reporting a story for the Women’s Media Center website—I was struck by the language I was hearing and the apparent meaning of the words. More »

Lessons From a Congress Rushing to Recess

| August 8, 2007

Update—Spielman Convicted and Sentenced for the Murder and Rape of Abeer

| August 6, 2007

A third soldier, Private Jesse Spielman, 23, was sentenced Saturday night to 110 years in prison after being convicted Friday of the rape and murder of 14-year-old Abeer Qassim Rasheed Al-Janabi. However, like Sergeant Paul Cortez and Specialist James Barker, who were also convicted in the case, Spielman will, says the Associated Press, be eligible for parole after only 10 years in prison. More »

America’s Military Kids Are Latest Collateral Damage

| August 6, 2007