Table of Contents

Cover Story

The new

The new "New Colossus"

by John Dawson

Cover Story | Today's illegally huddled masses still yearn to breathe free

In this issue: "Illegal passage," April 15, 2006

Features

Space-bound

Space-bound

By Jill Nelson

Science | For Col. Jeffrey Williams and the newest space station crew, home has been remodeled and remortgaged but remains an experiment

Beyond 'regret'

By Edward E. Plowman

Religion | U.S. Episcopalians battle over worldwide call to repentance

Storm shelter

By Jamie Dean

Disaster | The mission changes for a post-hurricane homeless center

You can go home again

You can go home again

By Mindy Belz

Iraq | Kirkuk residents want their city back, and so does everyone else

San Francisco centennial

San Francisco centennial

By Marvin Olasky

Disaster | Are Californians-and the rest of us-prepared for new disasters?

Dispatches

Quick Takes

Quick Takes

Oddball occurences

Quotables

Quotables

Memorable things they said

DeLay reaction

DeLay reaction

By Hugh Hewitt

Who in Congress acts on behalf of party over personal interest?

The Buzz

The Buzz

The latest news on the week's biggest stories

Notebook

In like a lion, out like a lamb

In like a lion, out like a lamb

By John Dawson

Sports | Florida's convincing win over UCLA in the title game was an unfitting end to another unpredictable tournament

Tax and spend

Tax and spend

By Timothy Lamer

Money | The idea of a national sales tax is gaining acceptance in Washington

Columnists

Mailbag

Letters from our readers

Charitable consistency

By Marvin Olasky

From San Francisco 1906 to New Orleans 2005

You used to be one

You used to be one

By Joel Belz

A theology-based policy for immigration

New tenor on tenure

New tenor on tenure

By Gene Edward Veith

Baylor can't shake faculty flirtations with secularism

Next Tuesday

Next Tuesday

By Andrée Seu

Replacing "Lord, help me trust in You" with "Lord, I trust in You"

Culture

Noteworthy CDs

By Dion, Carol Noonan, Roy Orbison, Bruce Robison & Loudon Wainwright III

Notable CDs | Five noteworthy recordings

Ice Age: The Meltdown

By Andrew Coffin

Movies | This animated film doesn't compare to The Incredibles nor Finding Nemo

Thank You for Smoking

Thank You for Smoking

By Andrew Coffin

Movies | It's not quite a conservative film, but does asks the audience to think

Characters on Teachers

By Gene Edward Veith

Television | The noble calling of teachers is turned into a travesty though NBC's new sitcom

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