WTC Memorial Can Be a Unifying Force DAVID SLOANE, David Sloane is an associate professor in USC's School of Policy, Planning and Development. He is author of "The Last Great Necessity: Cemeteries in American History."
Nuke-Toting Gangs in Russia Pose a Threat to the West DAVID SATTER, David Satter is a senior fellow of the Hudson Institute, a visiting scholar at the Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies and the author of "Age of Delirium: The Decline and Fall of the Soviet Union" (Yale University Press, 2001)
There's a Whole Lot of Shaking Going On LUCY JONES and SUSAN HOUGH, Lucy Jones is the scientist in charge of the Pasadena office of the U.S. Geological Survey. Susan Hough is a seismologist there. Web site: http://www.oes.ca.gov or http://quake.usgs.gov
We Can't Squander Language Skills JOY KREEFT PEYTON and DONALD A. RANARD, Joy Kreeft Peyton is vice president of the Center for Applied Linguistics in Washington, D.C. Donald A. Ranard is a consulting editor at CAL. They are editors (with Scott McGinnis) of the forthcoming book "Heritage Languages in America: Preserving a National Resource." (Delta Systems and the Center for Applied Linguistics)