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Cover Story

Mourning has broken

by Bob Jones

Cover Story | From sadness to anger: America shifts to the second phase of the war, hunting terrorists at home and abroad. Washington prepares emergency actions, from…

In this issue: "Mourning has broken," Sept. 29, 2001

Features

New war, old principles

By J. Budziszewski

National | The attack on America demands a forceful response, but we must call for a just war

Maniacs or martyrs?

By Edward E. Plowman

National | Many U.S. Muslim leaders called press conferences following the New York and Pentagon attacks to denounce them. The perpetrators were extremists who did not…

American vs. American

By Edward E. Plowman

National | American Muslims and those of Asian or Arab descent targeted for abuse in the wake of terrorist attack

More than a manhunt?

By Mindy Belz

International | Not everyone agrees that Osama bin Laden is the most important perpetrator

Dispatches

Quotables

You feel like you should be asking them for their autographs. They are the heroes. New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, after visiting New York…

Flash Traffic

By Joel C. Rosenberg

Political buzz from Washington

The Buzz

By The Editors

HEROIC PASSENGERS MAY HAVE THWARTED A 4TH SUICIDE ATTACK; LAST WORDS CAUGHT ON CELL CALL 'Jesus, help me' "Freedom fighters." That's how David Beamer,

Columnists

Feel lucky?

By Joel Belz

An impoverished vocabulary reveals impoverished hearts

Build big towers

By Janie B. Cheaney

But we must never forget the real reason why

Mailbag

Can't please everybody Thank you to Andree Seu for the insightful and scripturally well-reasoned column, "The camel's nose." The president should not try to…

Will unity last?

By Marvin Olasky

Working for the common defense without overlooking divisions

Culture

Patriotic Music

By The Editors

Culture | 1 SING AMERICA Various Artists 1999 STYLE Rock, pop, folk, classical, gospel, jazz, "patriotic." BEST SELECTIONS "America the Beautiful/ We Shall Overcome"

Books of war

By The Editors

Culture | Scoring system:10 points for first place, 9 for second, down to 1 for tenth, on the lists of the American Booksellers Association (independent, sometimes…

Finding our convictions again

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | Relativism recedes as Americans rediscover ideals worth defending

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