Table of Contents

Cover Story

Nuke nightmare

Nuke nightmare

by Marvin Olasky

Cover Story | Recent news from Iran renews old fears and shows that the threat of nuclear attack just won't go away

In this issue: "Nuke nightmare," Feb. 25, 2006

Features

Junk science

Junk science

By Mark Bergin

Education | Ohio school board caves to legal threats, dumps critical teaching on evolution

Mob mandate

Mob mandate

By John Dawson

Haiti | Evidence of election fraud sets off violent pro-Preval protests in Port-au-Prince, but protesters turn jubilant with surprise victory

Welfare reform plus

Welfare reform plus

By Lynn Vincent

Politics | States win a new day to reduce caseloads, help poor families

Red light, green light

Red light, green light

By Mark Bergin

Environment | Global warming initiative highlights evangelical gridlock

Shake, rattle & toll

By Mark Bergin

Government | Big or small, federal disaster relief can be disastrous for communities

Dispatches

Quick Takes

Quick Takes

Rider beware A Philadelphia bus driver turned his road rage inward-toward his own riders. Pestered by a woman who complained about missing her stop,

Quotables

"Even if I might be willing to go to Iraq right now, somebody else's life hangs in the balance." Elizabeth Vargas of ABC's World News Tonight, discussing how…

Virginia real

By Hugh Hewitt

James Webb-Annapolis grad, decorated Marine, Vietnam vet-is an American every American ought to admire. He's a talented writer: Born Fighting: How the

The Buzz

The Buzz

IRAN International weapons inspectors found themselves shut out of much of the Natanz nuclear facility as Iranian scientists successfully restarted four…

Reviews

Curious George

Curious George

By Andrew Coffin

Movies | The story itself is kept very sweet and very simple, although the film features expanded characters and a more detailed plot than any of George's previous…

Firewall

Firewall

By Andrew Coffin

Movies | Harrison Ford isn't too old for action films, but the plot here is far too familiar

The Pink Panther

The Pink Panther

By Gene Edward Veith

Movies | The real purpose of this movie is sheer, non-stop, slapstick comedy and Steve Martin delivers

Noteworthy CDs

By Blind Boys of Alabama, Relient K, Oak Ridge Boys, Randy Travis & Joy Williams

Notable CDs | Five noteworthy Gospel Music Association Awards nominees

Notebook

Fueling speculation

Fueling speculation

By Timothy Lamer

Money | Strong supplies and weakened demand caused gasoline futures to tumble more than 30 cents a gallon recently

Skating on thin ice

Skating on thin ice

By John Dawson

Sports | A sports betting ring allegedly has close ties to the NHL and star Wayne Gretzky

Beleaguered bishops

Beleaguered bishops

By Edward E. Plowman

Religion | ECUSA's first openly gay bishop checks into alcoholism treatment center

Voices

Head-spinning solution

Head-spinning solution

By Joel Belz

Congress tries to fix a broken Medicaid by going after gifts to charity

The Bible and black history

The Bible and black history

By Gene Edward Veith

Scripture has always played a key role in African-American culture

The older woman

The older woman

By Andrée Seu

On being a fruitful tree in "late autumn"

A marriage proposal

A marriage proposal

By Marvin Olasky

Welfare reformers are starting to ask the right questions

Mailbag

Inspired I am sure that every Christian in America was deeply shocked when the news reported the Auca Indian massacre. I still have Olive Fleming Liefeld's…

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