Table of Contents

Cover Story


by Priya Abraham

Cover Story | An embedded reporter's look inside the paranoid, determined, and sad world of pro-choice activism

In this issue: "Abortion: All the rage," May 8, 2004


Remaining silent

By Lynn Vincent

International | CANADA: Parliament OKs a law to criminalize speech deemed "anti-gay"


By Dan Perkins

National | Business


By Chris Stamper

National | Technology


By John Dawson

National | Sports

Republican vs. Republican

By Bob Jones

National | POLITICS: Hard-fought Senate primary in Pennsylvania between an upstart conservative and a patrician liberal is just a microcosm of battles that lie ahead in…

'Slaughter by police and civilians'

By Mindy Belz

International | Yet another human-rights atrocity unacknowledged by commissioners

Inhumane behavior

By Mindy Belz

International | HUMAN RIGHTS: UN panel created for the purpose of bringing to heel repressive regimes and dictators has turned into a toothless agency that ends up doing…

Numbering our dead

By Mindy Belz

International | IRAQ: The grim business of war is no exact science, but web publishers are doing a better job than the Pentagon of keeping track of the costs

I pronounce you 'joint filers'

By Bob Jones

National | TAXES: Unless the Senate acts, the so-called marriage penalty in the tax code will be restored-boosting average tax bills almost $400



By The Editors


The Buzz

By The Editors

The Buzz

Quick Takes

By The Editors

Quick Takes

Blog Watch

By The Editors

Buzz from online journals, including


By The Editors



Christian pirates

By Joel Belz

Many young evangelicals see no Eighth Commandment violation when they download music

Death march

By Marvin Olasky

Abortion enthusiasts put on a big event in Washington, but pro-life advocates need not worry

Hot friend cooling

By Andrée Seu

Did President Bush "do evil that good may come" in the GOP's Senate primary in Pennsylvania?


Spring training

By Gene Edward Veith

Culture | Baseball fosters the right mentality for sustaining a war on terrorism

Town crier

By Andrew Coffin

Culture | Movie Review

Child's best friend

By Andrew Coffin

Culture | Movie Review

Worth remembering

By Susan Olasky

Culture | Movie Review

Best-selling CDs

By Arsenio Orteza

Culture | The top five best-selling pop catalog albums according to Billboard magazine, May 1

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