Appearances Count in Conflicts of Interest MARK HERTSGAARD, Mark Hertsgaard's books include "On Bended Knee," "Earth Odyssey" and the forthcoming "The Eagle's Shadow: Why America Fascinates and Infuriates the World."
Class Dismissed NEAL GABLER, Neal Gabler, a senior fellow at the Norman Lear Center at USC Annenberg, is the author of "Life the Movie: How Entertainment Conquered Reality."
Economic Fanaticism Is Bad for Seoul CHALMERS JOHNSON, Chalmers Johnson is the author most recently of
"Blowback: the Costs and Consequences of American Empire" (2001, Holt "Owl" Books).
El Toro, Round 3 SHIRLEY A. CONGER, Shirley A. Conger is a board member of the Airport Working Group and writes from Corona del Mar.
America's India Problem SELIG S. HARRISON, Selig S. Harrison has reported on South Asia since 1951 and written five books on the region. He is director of the National Security Project at the Center for International Policy and a senior scholar of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.