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Cover Story

Alabama Governor Fob James: leader of the resistance

by Jay Grelen

Cover Story | The upcoming clash with judicial tyranny

In this issue: "Drawing the Line," Feb. 22, 1997


Peru's hostage crisis: Caught in the crossfire

By Mindy Belz

International | Falsely accused Christians are mixed among legitimately imprisoned communist Peruvian terrorists whose release is the central demand of the hostage-takers;

How to teach young dogs some old tricks

By Roy Maynard

National | Catholic schools ready to accept public-school incorrigibles

The GOP and abortion

By Cal Thomas

National | A perennial battle has a new champion: Incoming GOP chairman promises more emphasis on the social issues



If I were Christian I would complain that Christian leaders, political, religious, and business, around the world have failed in their obligations to fight…

This Week

San Francisco NewSpeak One day after threatening to sue over San Francisco's heavy-handed new &quotdomestic partner" ordinance, the city's Roman Catholic…



Enlightening, encouraging I found Marvin Olasky's essay about Booker T. Washington (Feb. 1) very enlightening and encouraging to my faith. Praise God for the…

No thanks

By Ginger Pace

A lonely struggle to acknowledge God in the public square

Unhealthy expectations

By Joel Belz

Patients and doctors together need a shot of reality

Being all you can be

By Marvin Olasky

Black History Month should emphasize success, not victimhood


Guns and butter

By Doug Bandow

Books | Economic freedom and the entanglements of war

Niche reading

By George Grant

Books | Three &quotwomen's" books are not just for women only

Special K

By Arsenio Orteza

Music | Caustic social critic turns away from H-A-T-R-E-D to 1 Corinthians 13--but still has a long way to go

Culture Notes

Culture | Classic remakes A movie based on C. S. Lewis's The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe is currently in production. Negotiations are also underway for a film…

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