Table of Contents

Cover Stories

'This is a life'

by Candi Cushman

Cover Story | She looked put out," said emergency-room manager Teri Little, recalling the teenage girl who stood last Christmas eve in the corridors of Springhill Memorial…

Cover Stories

A new opportunity?

by Marvin Olasky

Cover Story | Imperial Rome had standard procedures for dealing with newborns unwanted by their parents. Many Roman cities had special "exposure walls" where infants could…

Cover Stories

Sanctioning cruelty or saving children?

by Lynn Vincent

Cover Story | The ancient Romans practiced "exposure," leaving their unwanted babies outside to die. Early Christians rescued many. Will history repeat itself?

In this issue: "Dumpsters or hospitals?," June 24, 2000

Features

Subway censors, doctor kills

By Candi Cushman

National | Pro-life group denied space; court convicts abortionist

Reforming the church

By Les Sillars

National | Four years after Cambridge, the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals soldiers on, but James Boice is very ill

Taking God at His Word

By Edward E. Plowman

National | The Southern Baptist Convention closes a liberal loophole in its statement of faith

Starving artists

By Chris Stamper

National | Hollywood battles the Internet, Microsoft battles a judge, and other technology news

Selling out a heritage

By Cal Thomas

National | AT&T becomes a top provider of pornography

Liberal compassion

By Tim Graham

National | Reporters don't take Al Gore to task when his Tennessee tenant calls him a slumlord

Creation mythology

By Nancy R. Pearcey

National | Defenders of Darwinism resort to suppressing data and teaching outright falsehoods

Dispatches

Quotables

The secretary stands naked on this issue. U.S. Sen. Frank Murkowski (R-Alaska), on Secretary of Energy Bill Richardson's accountability for the disappearance…

The Buzz

By The Editors

U.S. government sends baseball star back to cuba, Castro forces him to quit Washed up at 24? It was a surprise to Andy Morales's fans but not to Cuba watchers…

Reviews

The Music

By The Editors

Culture | The Top 5 rap/hip-hop albums for the week ending June 17, according to Billboard magazine

Breaking the language barrier

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | Hollywood uses the ratings system to justify bad language on TV

Video Rentals

By The Editors

Culture | The top 5 videos in popularity as measured by rental receipts for the week ended June 4

Voices

Mailbag

Emotion no solution Thanks to Bob Jones for his article on the Million Mom March ("The tales of tears," May 27). He clearly presented the logical side of the…

Smoke-filled rooms

By Marvin Olasky

Convention delegates should have room to maneuver

If order trumps law

By Janie B. Cheaney

The difference between Japan and the United States

Has life lost?

By Joel Belz

The trouble with putting all your eggs in one basket

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