Table of Contents

Cover Stories

Losing the public trust

by Bob Jones

Cover Story Sidebar | With all the talk of openness, why is public broadcasting suddenly so fearful of going, well, public?

Cover Stories

Technical difficulties

by Bob Jones

Cover Story | The PBS scandal started with a revelation that one TV affiliate in Boston shared donor lists with Democrats. It grew when a chastened public broadcasting…

In this issue: "Panic at PBS?," Aug. 14, 1999

Features

No place like home

International | For many Kosovo refugees, the war's ravages are no match for the longing to go back

Mrs. Clinton spins God

By Cal Thomas

National | First lady misrepresents biblical doctrines

Dispatches

Quotables

They have been a very good neighbor to us. They've donated thousands of dollars to the county. It's a great loss. Storey County (Nev.) Commission Vice…

News & Reviews

By The Editors

Hubbel, Trie trials: Judge assignments questioned Smelling a scandal The quiet assignment of two Clinton-appointed judges to oversee the trials of two Clinton…

Columnists

Mailbag

Oblivious I applaud your July 17 cover story, "Worldview warehouses." Last summer I toured the National Museum of American History. I noticed many of the same…

Fear of man

By Andrée Seu

From Ahithophel to Herod to Dick Morris

What's good for the goose

By Joel Belz

Some important differences between public broadcasting and WORLD

Breaking the cycle

By Marvin Olasky

It's not yet the time to celebrate welfare victory

Culture

Books: Morrie's half gospel

Books | The success of a huge bestseller shows American concerns about this life but little regard for the next

Books: Traveling by the book

By Roy Maynard

Books | Authors: annoying (and sometimes delightful) travel companions

Beyond rock 'n' roll

By Chris Stamper

Culture | Pop-rocker Phil Collins does the swing thing, NPR hangs onto its influence, and Sony unveils a new online narcotic

It's a fictional life

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | Blurring the difference between the real and the make-believe is making a big difference at the box office

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