Esther Earl died at age 16 from cancer. Her parents have published a collection of her writings.
Today members of the House of Representatives begin debating several measures that would limit President Obama’s options in Libya.
One option would mirror a proposal from Senators John Kerry and John McCain, who are calling for a one-year authorization of U.S. participation in the NATO-led airstrike campaign in Libya.
Another measure would end most U.S. involvement, except for non-combat roles.