EDITORIALS FOR SUNDAY, APRIL 18, 2004
Speed up homeland defenses
Only a trickle of the $8.3 billion in federal homeland security grants since 2002 has reached Cincinnati and other U.S. communities, mostly because government bureaucracies haven't mobilized to move the money fast to where it's needed most.

School leaders must save this marriage
No one is talking divorce, but signs abound that the relationship between Cincinnati Schools Superintendent Alton Frailey and some members of the Board of Education is rocky.

OTHER OPINIONS
YOUR VOICE: ADONICA A. JONES-PARKS
Suspension alone won't help some kids
One of the responsibilities of an assistant principal is to administer discipline if a student violates the school or district code of conduct. Administrators make every attempt to deter misbehavior but are not always successful because children, like adults, make wrong choices.

Letters to the editor
Letters to the editor on topics of the day.
SUNDAY'S FORUM
An 'eminent' debate
This week's trial over Norwood's proposed Rookwood Exchange highlights a property-rights issue that has raged throughout our area, from Lebanon to Newport to Evendale to Boone County. Affected property owners and guest columnists shed light on the situation.
'Takings' can be an appropriate way to stop decline
Eminent domain a tool of last resort
Changing standards shape field of eminent domain
'Holdouts' holding neighbors hostage
Why isn't my business good for Norwood?

GUEST COLUMNIST: MARCUS CAREY
George Clooney may be cute, but he and dad are out of touch
I am amused that George Clooney knows my name. Here I am, just some guy living quietly on a farm in Owen County, when all of a sudden on Easter Sunday I see a guest column in the Enquirer by George Clooney giving me a left-handed compliment for being clever.

Let's Talk: Letters on the 9-11 commission
Many readers have sent letters to the Enquirer about the hearings of the commission investigating the 9-11 attacks.
Hot Corner: Nipping at the heels of the newsmakers

CRISIS IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Survivors network: It's time to get an accounting
David Clohessy is the national director of SNAP (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests). Clohessy said a priest molested him and his brothers as children, and that one of his brothers grew up to become a priest who is also a sexual abuser.

Voice of the Faithful: Seeking changes
Jim Muller, a physician who battled nuclear weapons, has turned his attention to the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He is a founder and former president of Voice of the Faithful, one of several grassroots, lay organizations formed in the wake of the clergy sex abuse in the Church.

GUEST COLUMNIST - NAN FISCHER
'Voices' hope to empower laity
One response to the clergy sexual abuse crisis, which is currently erupting in the Catholic Church in Cincinnati, has been the development of a national organization called Voice of the Faithful (VOTF). Currently there are more than 30,000 members and 181 affiliates across the United States.

ENQUIRER EDITORIAL
Speak out now
So far at least 10 former students have filed suit alleging sexual abuse at the hands of former Elder High School Principal Lawrence Strittmatter.

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