Jeff Mandell


Dateline D.C.

by | Fri, Mar 31, 2000 at 12:00 am CST

Dateline Texas

The Kids are Alright?

There’s a siege on in Waco – but this time, there’s no fortified compound or armed federal agents. And there are unlikely to be any literal casualties, with the possible exception of the Emma L. Harrison Charter School. The Harrison … Read More


Capitol Offenses

De-Reg or Not De-Reg

Can falling prices hurt consumers? Maybe so, if the electric companies have their way with the Legislature on deregulation. Enron, Texas Utilities, and the other big utility companies want you to believe that utility deregulation is inevitably in the consumer’s … Read More


Edgewood Under Siege

This is a terrible slap in the face for our teachers and our community.” Karen Rodríguez, for sixteen years a teacher in the Edgewood Independent School District, and currently president of the Edgewood Classroom Teachers’ Association, was describing the Horizon … Read More


Waiting for the Wolves

THE NEW WOLVES:The Return of the American Wolf THE SKY, THE STARS, THE WILDERNESS:Novellas. Conflict is the natural condition of the world. That becomes the primary message of Rick Bass’ most recent forays into both fiction and reportage, for in … Read More