Table of Contents

Cover Stories

A Dallas maverick

by Candi Cushman

Cover Story | During interviews Tony Evans, 51, sits quietly, methodically thinking through each question, and then gives soft-spoken answers. When he gets behind the…

Cover Stories

Changed hearts

by Candi Cushman

Cover Story | From humble beginnings, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship has grown into a force for community renewal in South Dallas

In this issue: "Showing the alternative," April 21, 2001

Features

Decentralized air

By Chris Stamper

National | Net users soon may be able to do more and learn more, but e-commerce firms continue to sink

Share the rod

By Edward E. Plowman

National | Prosecutors say whippings of children at an Atlanta church cross the line into child abuse. Church members and their pastor say they are following the Bible

Bamboo diplomacy

By Mindy Belz

International | The United States and China finally came to an agreement last week to return detained U.S. Navy personnel. But the incident may have altered the long-term…

Dispatches

Quotables

They only got emotional when they saw the American flag. Carl Gutierrez, governor of Guam, on the five-hour stopover of 24 crewmembers of a U.S.

Flash Traffic

By Joel C. Rosenberg

Political Buzz from Washington

QuickTakes

By The Editors

SHOOTING BACK: There's a backlash brewing against "The Sopranos." Critics are starting to complain about HBO's ultra-violent mafia series as episode after…

The Buzz

By The Editors

WHO KILLED YOUR TAX CUT? DASCHLE DID IT Death and taxes The founding fathers may have given the House of Representatives the power of the purse, but the White…

Columnists

Everything's faith-based

By Joel Belz

John DiIulio could help his cause by saying so

Mailbag

On that day A few months before I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, I read of a fitness fanatic who claimed, "If you don't have your health, you don't…

Glory and misery

By The Editors

Pulitzer Prizes are coveted, but Joseph Pulitzer was no prize

Culture

Video Rentals

By The Editors

Culture | The top 5 videos in popularity as measured by rental receipts for the week ended April 1

Bestsellers

By The Editors

Culture | The five best-selling hardback nonfiction books according to Publisher's Weekly's annual survey (not included: self-help titles and record books)

Happily after Evertz?

By Tim Graham

Culture | Can President Bush please both gay activists and Christian conservatives?

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