EDITORIALS FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 24, 2003
Cincinnati Public Schools: So many questions
The biggest education questions in the region this week are for Cincinnati Public Schools: What will happen inside $1 billion worth of new schools being built in the city? And, what happens to reforms promised to the public before Cincinnatians approved the tax hike to build?

Blackout: Managing the grid
Apart from human error or equipment failures at utilities such as Akron-based FirstEnergy, a central question is how did regional transmission operators (RTOs) perform?

Mideast: At the precipice
The Mideast cease-fire that began with such promise two months ago shattered this week, and the U.S. "road map" to peace in that region may have reached a dead end.

SUNDAY'S FORUM COVER
Reinventing High School
High school as many of us knew it is becoming a dinosaur. The big, comprehensive public high school that's cherished in many communities, is an old factory model ill-suited for today's teenagers and out of sync with demands of the real world.

OTHER OPINIONS
LETTERS
Let's Talk
Readers respond on the week's hot topic: Is the Catholic Church doing enough to address the problem of sexual abuse by members of the clergy?

Readers' Views
Letters to the editor.

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 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.

SPECIAL FEATURES
Music Hall Moments
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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How to contact your congressman
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