Table of Contents

Cover Stories

Sheltered, now

by Edward E. Plowman

Cover Story | Safely out of Afghanistan, eight freed aid workers tell of their harrowing last night in captivity

Cover Stories

How Afghanistan was won

by Mindy Belz

Cover Story | Just as American media and pundits began showing signs of war fatigue, the center collapsed. The Taliban on Nov. 9 evacuated 8,000 soldiers from…

Cover Stories

One down...

by Mindy Belz

Cover Story | Jubilation follows liberation in Afghanistan, but the war on terror won't end even with the capture or killing of Public Enemy No. 1-because, as one expert…

In this issue: "No time to celebrate," Dec. 1, 2001

Features

Noonan's Reagan

By Bob Jones

National | The Gipper's gifted former speechwriter discusses her newest book on a boss she so clearly admires, "an extraordinary man who did extraordinary things"

Dispatches

Quotables

Making sure that our city is educated about Islam. Clarence Wood, Chicago's human-relations commissioner, on the city's first-ever inclusion in Daley Plaza,

QuickTakes

By The Editors

FEAR ITSELF: Go ahead and fly, just consider skipping the in-flight snack. That's the argument Stephen Moore, president of the Club for Growth, makes in a…

Flash Traffic

By Joel C. Rosenberg

Political buzz from Washington

The Buzz

By The Editors

PLURALISM POLICE PULL OVER BILLY GRAHAM'S SON FOR TALKING ABOUT "EVIL" IN A HIGH-TOLERANCE ZONE Hurrah for Franklin Graham After NBC on Nov. 16 broadcast a…

Columnists

Planes, trains, automobiles

By Joel Belz

Get ready for the inevitable suggestion that Uncle Sam run them all

Cobelligerents

By Andrée Seu

They share our foxhole but not our truth

Mailbag

Over mediated Anthrax has become a major scare over the past weeks, and I feel many media have gone too far, scaring people into believing that there is a…

1941, 2001

By Marvin Olasky

Repeating the past isn't necessarily bad

Culture

The Music

By The Editors

Culture | The Top 5 Pop Catalog Albums for the week ending Nov. 17, according to Billboard

Freedom versus legalism

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | Christianity offers inner change; Islam offers only external rules

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