Protecting California's Coast Requires a Firm Hand, not Politics

The financial clout of coastal projects requires Charles Lester's integrity at the top. Read story.

Friday, February 5, 2016

Unproductive Drama

Anointing Lester and demonizing the agency is getting us nowhere. Read story.

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Selfies Aplenty in Iowa

Janet Wolf herds Caucus-goers for Clinton and takes photos with the candidates. Read story.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Coastal Commission Goes Rogue

Actions on a Santa Barbara development illustrate questionable procedures. Read story.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Widening 101: Did They Say 10 More Years?

This national disaster needs emergency priority to get it done. Read story.

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

The Beauty of the Iowa Caucuses

In earnest, personal, and real encounters, each caucus-goer meets each candidate. Read story.

Monday, February 1, 2016

A Criminal Speaks

I got an early morning flight out of Athens and was on a street corner in Copenhagen drinking red wine by two in the afternoon. Read story.

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Our Clean-Coast Economy

Put it at risk or preserve our lifeline? Read story.

Friday, January 29, 2016

Resounding Impacts of Two Santa Barbara Murders

Assassination of Turkish diplomats triggered 43 years of like-minded attacks. Read story.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Shush, Someone Might Hear You

As Robert Kennedy found in 1967, hunger persists in America, but the hungry now have no champion. Read story.

Monday, January 25, 2016

It's a Big Messy World Out There

Teens learn to stand up to hate, discrimination, and injustice, and resolve to find solutions. Read story.

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Living Wages Left Out of UCSB Library Renovations

Clerical staff and library assistants are underpaid and cannot make ends meet. Read story.

Monday, January 18, 2016

A Glimpse of the Higher Self

College novices get the big picture with City College Running Start program. Read story.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Stop Crude Transport in Its Tracks

Refinery rail project goes to San Luis Obispo Planning Commission in February. Read story.

Monday, January 11, 2016

Serious Role-Playing

YMCA's Youth & Government program adds legislative experience for students. Read story.

Friday, January 8, 2016
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