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A career writer and media maven, Jim Stinson is the author of four mystery novels and a college textbook, Video: Digital Communication and Production. His newest novel, Tassy Morgan's Bluff, will be out from Penguin Books in June 2011. He lives with his wife in Portland, OR.
(2 comments) SHARE Thursday, June 18, 2009 Health Care: How Can We Follow the Money?
We can't evaluate health care reform schemes without really knowing the details of well-hidden health care costs. So let's dig up and publish them, pronto.
(7 comments) SHARE Monday, January 5, 2009 Why the roof don't git fixed
Falling gas prices are driving a nation suffering short-term memory loss away from fuel-efficient cars -- again. This time, we can't let it happen.
(2 comments) SHARE Wednesday, September 3, 2008 Beware of Yahoo "News" stories
Among Yahoo News' 5 "most popular news stories" is a vicious opinion piece. Did Yahoo mis-categorize it on purpose? Oh, perish the thought!
(4 comments) SHARE Thursday, May 15, 2008 The Race Card and the Truth
Race is a non-issue that will not go away. To counter it,progressives must go on the offensive.
(10 comments) SHARE Sunday, May 11, 2008 Clinton or Obama? Feminist Angst and Single-Issue Politics
The election of a female president would be the greatest milestone in the long march of women's rights since achieving the vote. But for all its importance, feminism is still a single issue, and rising above single issues is what this campaign is about.