EDITORIALS FOR TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 2003
Fix what failed
The electricity is back on in cities blacked out by Thursday's massive power failure across 9,300 square miles, but no one should be fooled into thinking the problem is fixed. Experts don't even agree yet on what caused it or how much needs fixing.

Honor, not ridicule
An Anderson Township student's bid to preserve her high school's mascot has added a novel twist to a familiar debate. Stacey Stahl, 16, wants to be the Anderson High Redskins' costumed mascot this year, although the principal eliminated it this year in response to a diversity committee's suggestions.

Getting together as family
It is easy to criticize when things go wrong in this town. It is just as important to note when things go right.

OTHER OPINIONS
LETTERS
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Letters to the editor.

SUNDAY'S FORUM COVER
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 in the Church
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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Music Hall Moments
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