Table of Contents

Cover Stories

LOCKING UP THE BIG GUNS

by Bob Jones

Cover Story | Trigger locks kept harsh rhetoric from accidentally firing in prime time, and the soft-focus GOP convention in Philadelphia successfully projected a new…

Cover Stories

LIBERAL JOURNALISTS leave PHILADELPHIA GLUM Boo-hoo: GOP provides news media no negative campaigning to criticize

by Tim Graham

Cover Story Sidebar | George W. Bush's campaign designed its convention to match its site's slogan as the City of Brotherly Love. Republicans are still wincing at the media…

In this issue: "Locking up the big guns," Aug. 12, 2000

Features

How Bush could blow it

By Cal Thomas

National | After Philly, the race is Bush's to lose

Nixing Scripture

By Lynn Vincent

National | General Mills and Disney snub Christians, while the national media savage a Christian businessman

No hiding place

By Mindy Belz

International | Politically motivated Islamic gangs with jihad in mind are destabilizing Indonesia, murdering Maluku Christians and forcing the survivors to flee in terror

Canning the spam

By Chris Stamper

National | Stopping e-junk, buying virtual victory, and nabbing Napster

Dispatches

Quotables

"We've even learned to disagree nicely." Chuck Sigerson, Nebraska GOP chairman, in USA Today, on the Republican Convention's agreeable tone. "I can't tell you…

No Comment Zone

By The Editors

A new curriculum that encourages Georgia teachers to promote "respect for the creator" is drawing criticism that it violates the separation of church and…

Alternate reality

By Gene Edward Veith

Survivor neglects how people really survive

Only a little confidence

By The Editors

ISRAEL: BARAK'S POLITICAL NEAR-MISS

Like an e-eagle

By The Editors

SNAIL-MAILERS SEEK A SLICE OF THE E-MAIL PIE

Natural election

By The Editors

EVOLUTION BATTLE: DARWINISTS WIN GOP PRIMARY IN KANSAS SCHOOL BOARD CONTEST

Missing the target

By The Editors

STUDY: GUN CONTROL DOESN'T LIVE UP TO CRIME-REDUCTION PROMISES

ADA...live in concert

By The Editors

CREATIVE MUSIC PIRATES USE FEDERAL LAW TO MAKE BETTER BOOTLEGS

Immigrant immisprint

By The Editors

REPORT: GORE RUSHES CITIZENSHIP FOR IMMIGRANTS WITHOUT THOROUGH CHECKS

Parental consent?

By The Editors

POLICE: MOM TRIES TO FORCE AT GUNPOINT HER PREGNANT DAUGHTER INTO ABORTION

Simpson in cyberspace

By The Editors

O.J. TAKES TO THE INTERNET

Scoot along

By The Editors

ANOTHER WHEEL CRAZE HITS AMERICA

Olympic effort

By Chris Stamper

AUSTRALIA AND NBC GEAR FOR SUMMER GAMES

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Faces

By The Editors

As Republicans met in Philadelphia last week, an example of compassionate conservatism in action was just two miles away at the Bethel Temple Community Bible…

Columnists

A needed needle

By Joel Belz

Is this rare person among WORLD's readers?

Mailbag

Not supreme We say "freedom of choice" and choose to kill innocent babies. Our idea of liberty has become gruesome indeed. Let us remember that we are not…

An aborted vision

Mr. Bush, if you want to change minds, speak to the heart

Beyond showtime

By Marvin Olasky

The biggest issue during GOP convention week

Culture

Film: Movies

By The Editors

Movies | The top 5 movies in popularity as measured by box office receipts for weekend of July 30

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