Behind the Madness Theo Wilson, Theo Wilson, celebrated national trials reporter for the New York Daily News, ignored Charlie Manson's threats to her and other newswomen in courtroom. Her upcoming book recounts the Manson and other trials she covered
Youth Opinion : 'A Ride Through Time' To See What the Auto Wrought DEBORAH HENIGSON, Deborah Henigson, 17, of University High School in Los Angeles, won the national essay contest sponsored by the American Jewish Committee's Skirball Institute on American Values with her answer to "What can events, documents or personalities in U.S. history teach us about protecting our environment?" The contest challenges high-school students to tell how America's historic ideals play a role in their lives.
Community Comment : Fears About a National Identity Database Are 'a Bogus Issue' TIRSO del JUNCO, The national Bipartisan Commission on Immigration has proposed using an electronic database to verify Social Security numbers of prospective employees. Dr. Tirso del Junco, a practicing general surgeon and Chairman of the California Republican Party, discusses the proposal's impact on the Latino community. and