Let's Nail Down O.C.'s Role in Sloppy Repairs SHIRLEY L. GRINDLE, Shirley L. Grindle has been a longtime activist on ethics in government and campaign finance reform. She will contribute columns periodically as part of a rotating group of Orange County writers
The Stone of Destiny NEAL ASCHERSON, Neal Ascherson is the author of "The King Incorporated: Leopold the Second in the Age of Trusts" and "Black Sea," which received the 1996 L.A. Times Book Prize in history
The Killing Fields DAVID RIEFF, David Rieff is the author of several books, including "Slaughterhouse: Bosnia and the Failure of the West," and is co-editor of "Crimes of War: What the Public Should Know."
The Killing Fields BENJAMIN SCHWARZ, Benjamin Schwarz is a contributing writer to Book Review and a correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly. He is the recipient of the 1999 Nona Balakian award for criticism, given annually by the National Book Critics Circle for excellence in reviewing