EDITORIALS FOR FRIDAY, AUGUST 22, 2003
New Zealand: Big stink over gas tax
Those who believe that government would tax the air we breathe if it could may not be far off. New Zealand is preparing to impose a ... let's just come out and say it ... flatulence tax on sheep and cattle, and that has the nation's farmers in revolt.

Purple People Bridge: One way or two?
Cincinnati is still playing catch-up to keep the Purple People Bridge from being a one-way bridge to Newport on the Levee.

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Letters to the editor.

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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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We asked for your favorite memory of Music Hall to help us celebrate its 125th anniversary. Here are several installments of your letters:
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