What Happened to Last
Known Jaguar in U.S.?

 Most people would be pretty freaked out to see a 150+ pound jaguar roaming their back yard. Reports of mountain lions where I hike make me nervous enough. But the Continue Reading →

Will Obama Plan to Improve
U.S. Food Safety Fall Short?

On Friday, I received about 10 emails from the Food and Drug Administration for recalls related to peanut products. So perhaps it was appropriate that President Obama chose this week Continue Reading →

Will Obama Plan to Improve
U.S. Food Safety Fall Short?

On Friday, I received about 10 emails from the Food and Drug Administration for recalls related to peanut products. So perhaps it was appropriate that President Obama chose this week Continue Reading →

Legislator (Auto)-Responds
to Letter on Education Cuts

Below is the first response I've received from three Arizona lawmakers and the governor after I sent them this letter protesting education cuts: Thank you for sharing with me your Continue Reading →

Legislator (Auto)-Responds
to Letter on Education Cuts

Below is the first response I've received from three Arizona lawmakers and the governor after I sent them this letter protesting education cuts: Thank you for sharing with me your Continue Reading →

Observing an Education Rally
From Inside the Parent Bubble

Because of my 25 plus years in journalism, I’ve never taken the liberty of being a public activist about much anything. Can’t be biased, you know. So it was odd Continue Reading →

Letter
Dad Implores Lawmakers
to Preserve AZ Education

Following cuts to education in Arizona, I decided to send the following letter to my three state legislators and the new governor of Arizona: Dear State lawmakers, I ask that Continue Reading →

Food Recalls
FDA Needs Citizen Inspectors
to Improve U.S. Food Safety

“To say that food safety in this country is a patchwork system is giving it too much credit. It is a hit or miss gamble, and that is truly frightening. Continue Reading →