What happened on October 17, 2002
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It Takes a Village to Create a Secession Robert White, Robert White, a television writer whose programs included "My Favorite Martian," is co-author of "Hollywood & the Best of Los Angeles Alive!" released in July by Hunter Publishing.
Sniper or Hussein, Terrorism Is the Same Norah Vincent, Norah Vincent is a writer and a senior fellow at the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, a think tank set up after Sept. 11 to study terrorism. Web site: www.norah vincent.com.
Sharon's Balancing Act Yossi Klein Halevi, Yossi Klein Halevi is the Israel correspondent for the New Republic and a senior writer for the Jerusalem Report. He is author of "At the Entrance to the Garden of Eden: A Jew's Search for Hope With Christians and Muslims in the Holy Land" (HarperCollins, 2001).
Rebuilding Iraq: Japan Is No Model Chalmers Johnson, Chalmers Johnson is president of the Japan Policy Research Institute. His latest book is "Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire" (Owl Books, 2001).