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Cover Story

Zero Tolerance

by Roy Maynard

Cover Story | Tolerance has its limits. Just ask Ron Greer--firefighter, pastor, and community activist. When Mr. Greer criticized homosexuality, City Hall suspended him.

In this issue: "Gagged by Tolerance," March 22, 1997


A village burns amid shouts of "Allah is great"

By Mindy Belz

International | Christian homes and churches devastated by Muslim rioters

Goth culture: To die for

By Roy Maynard

National | Dark as it seems, some believe Goth has its brighter side

The credibility crisis

By Cal Thomas

National | The White House wall of confidence is finally beginning to crack

Good news bad news

By Mindy Belz

International | Roundup of news of persecution against Christians worldwide



Do you feel comfortable with that? U.S. Rep. BOB INGLIS (R-S.C.), asking pro-abortion witness Renee Chelian her opinion of the partial-birth abortion…

This Week

The numbers racket Although the committee room in the Dirksen Senate Office Building was packed with reporters, one story didn't make it out of the room when…


Living to tell about it

By Joel Belz

After 11 years, here are eight reasons WORLD is still here

Gumption enough for two

By Marvin Olasky

Grover Cleveland was double-numbered but not double-minded

Ben-Hur, culture warrior

By Russ Pulliam

The story behind the story of an Easter-season classic


No surprise At 10 P.M. on July 4th John Smoltz of the Atlanta Braves strode to the mound to face Chicago Cubs slugger Sammy Sosa with runners on first and…


A compassionate heart

By Pamela Johnson

Culture | But at age 45, writer David Chilton's has beat for the last time

An Oscar preview

By Pamela Johnson

Movies | Only one of the Best Picture nominees was in the top 20

Culture Notes

Culture | Slumping towards Gomorrah It's official: Ellen is going to be a lesbian. After an earlier on-again, off-again hypefest--and with the show slumping towards…

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