What happened on August 19, 2001
Note To Readers TOM PETRUNO, TIMES STAFF WRITER
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To Ensure Healthier Kids JANICE FRATES, Janice Frates is an associate professor in the health care administration program at Cal State Long Beach. She lives in Newport Beach. and
Could Blackouts Put Gray Out? JOHN J. PITNEY JR., John J. Pitney Jr. is professor of government at Claremont Mc-Kenna College. and
Ethnic Foods Bring Crowds STEPHANIE CHAVEZ and ERIKA HAYASAKI, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The Gift of Tongues SEAMUS HEANEY, Seamus Heaney, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1995, is the author of numerous books, including "Electric Light." His essay will appear as the introduction to "A Way of Life, Like Any Other."
Angel Dust THOMAS CURWEN, Thomas Curwen is deputy editor of Book Review
Disturbing the Peace EUGEN WEBER, Eugen Weber is a contributing writer to Book Review
'Freedom Lies in the Recognition of Necessity' FREDERIC RAPHAEL, Frederic Raphael is the author of 20 novels as well as many story collections, biographies, screenplays and translations from ancient Greek and Latin. He recently edited, with Ray Monk, "The Great Philosophers" series and contributed a monograph for it on Karl Popper
Thinking Hard ANTHONY GOTTLIEB, Anthony Gottlieb is executive editor of The Economist and the author of "The Dream of Reason: A History of Western Philosophy From the Greeks to the Renaissance."
Curiouser and Curiouser OLIVER STONE, Oliver Stone is the co-writer and director of the Academy Award-nominated films "JFK" and "Nixon."
Between Hope and History TOM HAYDEN, Tom Hayden, a former state senator, is the author of several books, including the forthcoming "Irish on the Inside: In Search of the Soul of Irish America" (Verso)
On the Road to Latino Votes FRANK del OLMO, Frank del Olmo is an associate editor of The Times
Just What We Need: Another State Energy Bureaucracy PETER NAVARRO, Peter Navarro, a UC Irvine economics and public policy professor, is the author of "If It's Raining in Brazil, Buy Starbucks" (McGraw-Hill, 2001)
Bush's Latino Gambit GREGORY RODRIGUEZ, Gregory Rodriguez, a contributing editor to Opinion, is a senior fellow at the New America Foundation, a non-partisan public policy institute
Moms Are Enough PEGGY F. DREXLER, Peggy F. Drexler is a psychologist and scholar affiliated with the Institute for Research on Women and Gender at Stanford University
A Deal Rescuing Nothing DAVID G. VICTOR, David G. Victor is the senior fellow for science and technology at the Council on Foreign Relations and author of "The Collapse of the Kyoto Protocol and the Struggle to Slow Global Warming."
The Media Must Demand Truth From the Testers THOMAS A. HALSTED, Thomas A. Halsted was the founding director of the Arms Control Assn. and director of public affairs for the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency
See Two Governors Run From Blame WILLIAM BRADLEY, William Bradley, an advisor in Democratic presidential and gubernatorial campaigns, writes on energy and politics
Mikhail Gorbachev: The Way It Was in '91 MAURA REYNOLDS, Maura Reynolds covers Russia for The Times. Alexei V. Kuznetsov translated the interview
His Concept: Forgo R&B Concepts NATALIE NICHOLS, Natalie Nichols is a regular contributor to Calendar
Postcards From a City in Progress NICOLAI OUROUSSOFF, Nicolai Ouroussoff is The Times' architecture critic
Tough Act to Follow DIANE HAITHMAN, Diane Haithman is a Times staff writer
Moby's 'Play'Is a Ball for Devotees ROBERT HILBURN, Robert Hilburn, The Times' pop music critic, can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org
A Death on the Schedule BRIAN LOWRY, Brian Lowry is a Times staff writer. His "On TV" column runs Wednesdays
In Quebec, Studios Face a French Knot By LIONEL PERRON, Lionel Perron is a researcher with the Times bureau in Toronto
How He Hears It NATALIE NICHOLS, Natalie Nichols is a regular contributor to Calendar
The Globe Is Her Canvas AGUSTIN GURZA, Agustin Gurza is a Times staff writer
Hitchcock Without the Camera PHILIP BRANDES, Philip Brandes is a regular theater reviewer for Calendar
Heroes at Large ROBERT W. WELKOS, Robert W. Welkos is a Times staff writer