Fear the Disease, Not the Vaccine

Risks from disease — death, blindness, paralysis, infertility, brain injury — far outweigh the remote risks of adverse reaction. Read story.

Friday, February 27, 2015

Bibi, Go Home

Benjamin Netanyahu's disrespectful actions deserve a boycott of his speech to Congress. Read story.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Oil Train Roulette

Allowing oil trains to pass through a community is like playing Russian roulette. Read story.

Sunday, February 22, 2015

Some Chumash Are More Equal Than Others

When it comes to being within the tribe, not all members benefit. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Next Stop, Shadowlands U.S.A.

The Koch brothers and the buying of American politics. Read story.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Can the Southern Steelhead Be Saved in Cold Springs Creek?

Will the city do the right thing? Read story.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Not Too Late to Get Insured

Covered California health insurance sign-ups end February 15. Read story.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

It's a Matter of Trust

Dialog will help prevent misunderstandings between police officers and perceived "perps." Read story.

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Sovereignty and the Legislative Platform

The county's Legislative Platform, which directs the work of our lobbyists, should receive debate of Tribal Gaming Compacts, among others. Read story.

Friday, February 6, 2015

You Can’t Rewrite History

The Santa Barbara County Board of Supervisors cannot revoke the Indian Removal Act of 1830. Read story.

Friday, February 6, 2015

The Rejection of Austerity in Greece

Voters rally behind Alexis Tsipras in a bid for renewed economic vitality. Read story.

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Drought and the Almond

Central Valley agriculture leads a race to the bottom of California's aquifers. Read story.

Monday, February 2, 2015

Rightful Ownership

As the Chumash follow through with museum plans, let's see where their feet go on Camp 4. Read story.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Hold Santa Barbara District Elections in 2016

Real election reform in Santa Barbara requires even-year elections. Read story.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Mass Deportation Targets Black and Latino Men

Racial and gender disparities in immigration law enforcement reflect deeper issues in this country. Read story.

Saturday, January 24, 2015
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