To Curb Terrorism, Send Aid in Abundance WILLIAM F. SCHULZ, William F. Schulz is executive director of Amnesty International USA and author of "In Our Own Best Interest: How Defending Human Rights Benefits Us All" (Beacon Press, 2001).
New Flood Control Rules Muddy the Local Waters D.J. WALDIE, D.J. Waldie is a city official in Lakewood, where he lives. His most recent book is "Real City: Downtown Los Angeles Inside/Out" (Angel City Press, 2001), in collaboration with Marissa Roth.