Table of Contents

Cover Stories

The expectations game

by Mindy Belz

Cover Story | Nine months in office is more than enough time for foes and the foreign press to find soft tissue and bore in. Ask Vicente Fox. Achieving a resounding victory…

Cover Stories

Hail to the Fox

by Tim Graham

Cover Story | Vicente Fox's visit emphasizes a new approach to U.S. foreign policy that places Mexico first and highlights George W. Bush's commitment-as leader of the…

In this issue: "Hail to the Fox," Sept. 15, 2001

Features

Unfriendly fire

By Mindy Belz

International | For the Christians of Beit Jalla, patience with both sides of the Arab-Israeli conflict ran out long ago

Writers on the block

By Chris Stamper

National | The market for high-tech cheats, small market for high-tech phones, and high-tech market giants marry

Debt and taxes

By Lynn Vincent

National | Congress moves to tighten bankruptcy laws, Bush rebate hikes income, and other business news

Dispatches

Quotables

They had what they wanted, and they enjoyed the life they knew and wanted. John Patrick Ball, executor of the estate of Gladys Gwendolyn Davis and Vivian…

QuickTakes

By The Editors

JOINED AT THE HIP: The close ties of the NEA, the country's largest education union, and the Democratic Party are at issue in a complaint filed with the IRS…

The Buzz

By The Editors

FROM "WHETHER" TO "HOW MANY": HHS SECRETARY GRILLED ON CAPITOL HILL OVER STEM-CELL RESEARCH Lined-up researchers The Bush administration last week tried to…

Flash Traffic

By Joel C. Rosenberg

Political buzz from Washington

Reviews

Tune out, turn off, drop in

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | The '60s generation sees it has a lot to repent for

Video Rentals

By The Editors

Culture | The top 5 videos in popularity as measured by rental receipts for the week ended Aug. 26

Bestsellers

By The Editors

Culture | The five best-selling nonfiction hardbacks as measured by placement on four leading lists as of Sept. 4

Voices

Firing up a fizzle?

By Joel Belz

The folks in Washington deserve a little more time

America's aliens

By Marvin Olasky

Thinking through today's immigration issues, biblically

Vanities, vanities

By Andrée Seu

A postmodern evangelism primer

Mailbag

Correction Mark Twain had no sons, but helped other children memorize the names of British monarchs (Aug. 18, p. 38). - The Editors Columbus lives I found it…

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