What happened on November 12, 2007
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
Not pure, not simple Bill Boyarsky, Bill Boyarsky, a former city editor and columnist for The Times, teaches journalism at USC and is the author of the just-published "Big Daddy: Jesse Unruh and the Art of Power Politics."
Tehran's double standard Akbar Ganji, Akbar Ganji, Iran's leading political dissident, is currently living in exile. He recently was honored with the 2007 John Humphrey Freedom Award, a Canadian human rights prize. akbarganji.org.
Fiscal foolishness Robert Kuttner, Robert Kuttner is author of "The Squandering of America: How the Failure of Our Politics Undermines Our Prosperity." He is co-editor of the American Prospect and a fellow at Demos.