Youth Profiles Paint a Picture of the Failures of Adults AARON KIPNIS, Aaron Kipnis of Santa Barbara is president of the Fatherhood Coalition, a community group working to support young fathers. He is also a professor of psychology at Pacifica Graduate Institute and author of "'Angry Young Men: How Parents, Teachers and Counselors Can Help 'Bad Boys' Become Good Men." Learn more by visiting his Web site www.malepsych.com
His Way JON WIENER, Jon Wiener is the author of "Gimme Some Truth: The John Lennon FBI Files."
Hope Against Hope JONATHAN LEVI, Jonathan Levi is a contributing writer to Book Review
Wake Up Call CRISTINA NEHRING, Cristina Nehring teaches English literature at UCLA
Who Was Ho Chi Minh? CAROL BRIGHTMAN, Carol Brightman is the author of "Writing Dangerously: Mary McCarthy and Her World." She was the founder and editor of Viet-Report and in recent years has returned to Vietnam several times to gather oral histories on the two Indochina wars
Living on the Kindness of Strangers Robert A. Manning, Robert A. Manning is a senior fellow and director of Asian studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is author of "The Asian Energy Factor: Myths and Dilemmas of Energy, Security and the Pacific Future."
A Case of Too Much Love, Too Soon Bruce J. Schulman, Bruce J. Schulman teaches history and American studies at Boston University. His new book, "The Seventies: The Great Shift in American Culture, Politics and Society," will be published next spring
The Real Choice Kevin Phillips, Kevin Phillips is the author of "The Politics of Rich and Poor." His most recent book is "The Cousin's War: Religion, Politics and the Triumph of Anglo-America."
Roosevelts--Betrayed and Betrayers--but Loyal in Some Ways JAMES MacGREGOR BURNS and SUSAN DUNN, James MacGregor Burns and Susan Dunn are co-authors of the forthcoming "The Three Roosevelts: Patrician Leaders Who Transformed America" (Atlantic Monthly Press). Burns is senior scholar at the Academy of Leadership, University of Maryland; Dunn teaches the history of ideas at Williams College
The Debris of a Madman Walter Russell Mead, Walter Russell Mead, a contributing editor to Opinion, is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the author of "Mortal Splendor: The American Empire in Transition."