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Cover Story

Accessory to murder?

by Mindy Belz

Cover Story | The killing of four Cuban-American private rescue pilots by Fidel Castro's air force has provoked official, after-the-fact outrage from the U.S. government.

In this issue: "Castro’s license to kill?," Aug. 3, 1996

Features

Heaven-bound passenger

By Bob Jones

National | A family perseveres in faith in young son's death over the Atlantic

GOP's new role models

By Joe Maxwell

National | Will Whitman and Molinari typify the Republican future?

Dole should step aside

By Cal Thomas

National | It would be a last self-sacrificing act for an American hero

Time is money

National | Economic crunch is taking time from parents and children

Dispatches

Quotables

A moment that surpassed sport entirely. A USA Today editorial lauding the "pure courage" of Kerri Strug's "Olympian vault on a blown ankle." The editorial…

This Week

Third time's the charm? The House July 18 and the Senate July 23 approved a welfare-reform bill that moves closer to President Clinton's latest-stated…

Reviews

Books: Private lives, public acts

By George Grant

Books | Biographies look to the private to analyze public achievement

Music: The road to ruin

By Arsenio Orteza

Music | Other Christian bands following U2's sad fall from faith

Voices

Big stories, little details

By Joel Belz

Credibility demands that journalists strive to get both correct

Her brain or her heart?

By David Aikman

In choosing a child's education, the range of possibilities doesn't end there

Mailbag

Southern exposure The modernist theology of "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" ("A hymn of hate," June 22/29) is reflective of the theological liberalism that…

Dole's spiritual flatlands

By Marvin Olasky

Perhaps it's time for evangelical voters to declare August 16 Independence Day

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