EDITORIALS FOR FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2004
Four endorsements for Congress
Southwest Ohio is blessed with four incumbent members of Congress in leadership positions who can help shape legislation that most affects the lives of this region's families.

OTHER OPINIONS
Letters to the editor
Cincinnati already offers some wi-fi
What you say on the flu vaccine
YOUR VOICE: JIM EDGY
A Christian perspective on Issue 3
Much is in the news about Issue 3 and about gay marriage. Although there is little connection between these two, they have been combined by the opponents to Issue 3 who mainly cite the Bible as their basis of opposition.

SUNDAY FORUM: HEALTHY CHILDREN, HEALTHY FUTURE
Best advice for kids: Move, move, move
Faced with exploding rates of childhood diabetes, high cholesterol and obesity, American parents have been quick to blame the fat-filled, sugar-laced foods that dominated children's diet. It turns out we were only partly right.


Winning the battle for fit kids
In some ways, the health crisis facing our children is unfolding right before our eyes. Everywhere we turn, our world seems to abound in overweight children. On TV, advertisers are determined to get our kids to eat more, and more indiscriminately.
Time to 'run outside and play'
No room in schedule for exercise
Health concern led to quest for fitness
Fitness bits What you can do now

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.

SOUND OFF
How to contact your congressman
E-mail and Web page links, phone numbers and addresses for Tristate representatives.