Stories by Philip Barron

Philip Barron is a St. Louis writer and author of the blog Waveflux. subscribe to Philip Barron's feed

Posted on: May 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: A "parent's last resort" for unwanted infants makes waves in Japan, but the need for safe havens for these children is being recognized worldwide.

Posted on: May 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: George Bush suddenly discovers the need to apply goals and measurements to the endless war in Iraq.

Posted on: May 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: So how does <b>your</b> newspaper cover issues relating to the Iraq War?

Posted on: May 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Leaked Obama strategy doc will ruffle some feathers, but ultimately disappoints as political intrigue.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The struggle of one service family to uncover the truth can give light to another.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Even if you're not a genuine sports fan, you can still enjoy great sports writing on the Web.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The fire next time will be in Kurdistan...and the sparks are flying now.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: While legislators belatedly act in publicized cases of military deception, other service families wait in vain for the truth.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: A-B's line of alcoholic mixers may cross the line between appealing to young adults and pandering to kids.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The Army's unacceptable response to the family of Cpl. Pat Tillman is a call to action -- for citizens and Congress.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The Army grudgingly answers to the family of Pat Tillman, while continuing to ignore the family of LaVena Johnson

Posted on: Mar 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: For readers of the <i>St. Louis Post-Dispatch</i>, the future isn't necessarily now.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: <i>Family Guy</i>'s take on Carol Burnett: Infringement, fair use, or just plain mean?

Posted on: Mar 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: If Fred Thompson is the answer, then what's the question?

Posted on: Mar 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: The struggle to learn the truth of a daughter's death mirrors the struggle of women soldiers in Iraq.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Honor for soldiers -- and their families -- is the first casualty of war.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Baron: Reworking cultural touchstones: Hollywood boldly goes where several people have gone before.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: You don't have to be a blogger to be concerned over the plight of a military family - or to act.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The Army has much to answer for in its investigation of Private LaVena Johnson's death.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Philip Barron: Today's attack on a fortified U.S.-Iraqi outpost may point the way toward a grim future.

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