Table of Contents

Cover Story

Baroness for battle

Baroness for battle

by Mindy Belz

Cover Story | Whether speaking before Parliament or sneaking supplies across militarized borders, Baroness Caroline Cox, WORLD's Daniel of the Year, has defended the…

In this issue: "Daniel of the Year 2004," Dec. 11, 2004

Features

Orange crush

Orange crush

By Priya Abraham

Ukraine | Ukrainians by the hundred thousands turn anger over a fraudulent election into revolution.

Off-base attack

Off-base attack

By John Dawson

Law | Pentagon-ACLU clash disguises ploy to throw Boy Scouts to the boneyard

'Beginning to work together'

'Beginning to work together'

By Marvin Olasky

Interview | Theologian David Novak on Jewish trends, holidays, and ideas

Aid and comfort

Aid and comfort

By Lynn Vincent

War on Terror | Troops fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan need support, and several groups are helping Americans give it

How early Christians lived

How early Christians lived

By Marvin Olasky

Religion | Christians had constant reminders that they were aliens and strangers-and also salt and light-in these ancient cities

Final Jeopardy!

Final Jeopardy!

By Tom Walsh

Television | Ken Jennings' 74-game winning streak comes to an end

Dispatches

Quotables

By The Editors

Memorable things they said

Quick Takes

Quick Takes

By The Editors

Of mice & mammon A thief was stealing euro bills almost every night last month from a shop's cash register in Villach, Austria, and no one could figure…

Neglecting the children

Neglecting the children

By Marvin Olasky

Adoption | Four major media outlets curiously fall far short on coverage of National Adoption Month

The Buzz

The Buzz

By The Editors

Media Veteran NBC news anchor Tom Brokaw stepped down after 21 years on the job. His long-planned departure, along with the surprise resignation of CBS…

Notebook

A good time to be graduating

A good time to be graduating

By Dan Perkins

Business | Seventy percent of employers say they will increase starting salaries for new college grads this year

The Bronx bombshell

The Bronx bombshell

By John Dawson

Sports | Yankees slugger Jason Giambi admits to steroid use in grand jury testimony

Columnists

Lifetime giants

Lifetime giants

By Joel Belz

But why does this roster always seem to get shorter?

Empty bromides

By Gene Edward Veith

It's hard for anyone to be jolly about a secularized Christmas

Waiting for the Son

Waiting for the Son

By Marc Davis

Living in this era, but panting for the next

Beyond wishful thinking

By Marvin Olasky

We need realistic dialogue with Muslims

Mailbag

By The Editors

Letters from our readers

Culture

I Am David

I Am David

By Andrew Coffin

Movies | A worthwhile film, but a much better book

Bestselling Books

By The Editors

Notable Books | The five bestselling hardback nonfiction books as of Nov. 29

Alexander the Great

By Gene Edward Veith

Movies | There's nothing great about Oliver Stone's story of the ancient Greek conqueror

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