March 27, 2007
Improved gang injunction zones
A third injunction zone to limit gang activity in the Port Hueneme and Oxnard area has been proposed... but then, why shouldn't EVERY area be free of gang activity?
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 6:15 AM
March 19, 2007
Tuition hikes at UC and Cal State universities
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 7:17 AM
March 14, 2007
Iran offers to help Iraq with its sectarian violence
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 6:57 AM
March 11, 2007
A story in the Star talked about the difficulties of finding doctors to be on call, the financial strains on hospitals and the physical strains on nurses and other emergency room workers; a common thread is the influx of uninsured patients taxing the system and using emergency rooms as their only choice for treatment.
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 5:16 PM
March 7, 2007
Conservative commentator Ann Coulter continues to be, um, outspoken. Even more outspoken than, say, Michael Moore, Rush Limbaugh or even Howard Stern.
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 1:47 AM
March 6, 2007
New reports have been pouring out about substandard care for veterans at places such as Walter Reed hospital, but that is only part of the problem. The percentage of soldiers who survive their wounds is at an all-time high, and the number of veterans needing care is well beyond the current facilities' capacity. The federal budget -- whether you believe veterans' funding has increased or has been cut back -- is not keeping pace with this influx in any event.
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 5:07 AM
March 4, 2007
Celebrity roll models
Posted by Steve Greenberg at 3:18 AM