Paris or Beirut, Istanbul or Mumbai or Mombasa, Oklahoma City all come at you wild, headlong, unannounced, and everything shatters: most notably trust and her sister, peace. Read story.

Monday, November 30, 2015

A Season of Kindness

A runaway dog brings out the best in Goleta. Read story.

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Stop Disaster Delays

Agencies' quick and effective response to Gibraltar Fire should be gold standard for oil spills. Read story.

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Extend Gratitude to Farmworkers

To the men and women in the fields who are overworked and poorly paid. Read story.

Monday, November 23, 2015

Will Future Generations Forgive Us?

Letters to the Future from Tom Hayden, Bill McKibben, T.C. Boyle, and Jim Hightower before the Paris climate talks. Read story.

Thursday, November 19, 2015

Why ISIS Attacked Paris

An analysis of extremist strategy and reasoned response. Read story.

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

A Report from Paris

Catherine Gautier-Downes recounts terrorist attacks on the verge of the UN Climate Conference. Read story.

Monday, November 16, 2015

'It's Okay to Say Dyslexia'

Moving into action on reading and learning difficulties. Read story.

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Join the March, Join the Movement

A march for higher education, a better investment than prisons, happens November 12. Read story.

Monday, November 9, 2015

Vacation Rentals Benefit Santa Barbara

The city and its businesses reap a good profit from visitors who rent homes. Read story.

Thursday, November 5, 2015

'In Deafening Anonymity'

As some sort of Shangri La, Santa Barbara's a good place to be a bum. Read story.

Monday, November 2, 2015

Consider Nuclear Resources

Don't be misled by renewable power claims. Read story.

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Refugee Catch-22

EU directive fines airlines that carry Syrians whose asylum is rejected. Read story.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

UCSB Building Fuels Isla Vista Parking Hell

Community has more cars than parking spaces, and university keeps building. Read story.

Monday, October 26, 2015

Lessons in the Drought

A school project brings home climate consequences. Read story.

Saturday, October 24, 2015
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