Gun control is unlikely to secure the Philippines

A Column I have been working on while aid efforts remain underway in wake of the storm, Haiyan: Typhoon chaos is only the latest blunt reminder that the government cannot always protect citizens. So why have anti-gun measures gained so much traction? Not long after President Barack Obama was handed a crushing defeat by his … More Gun control is unlikely to secure the Philippines

Locals organize against Delta tunnels

My investigative series in the Brentwood Press continues: In August of 2009, Jan McCleery was out on the water with her husband Mike. Anchored at Mildred Island, between Bethel Island and Discovery Bay, they were taking advantage of the sights and pleasures many East County residents enjoy when a bass fisherman approached and handed them fliers about something … More Locals organize against Delta tunnels