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Cover Story

Just how pro are these pro-lifers?

Just how pro are these pro-lifers?

by Lynn Vincent

Cover Story | The Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion turns 34 years old this month, just as seven pro-life Democrats join the new majority on Capitol Hill. Here's…

In this issue: "Hope or hype?," Jan. 20, 2007

Features

Fatal faction

Fatal faction

By Marvin Olasky

Interview | Some Democrats position themselves as moderates on abortion, but author Ramesh Ponnuru says don't be fooled

First do no harm

By Lynn Vincent

Life News | Researchers may have discovered a way around the embryonic stem-cell debate-and other life issues to watch

Begin again

Begin again

By Mindy Belz

Iraq | An embattled president takes the battle-and its warriors-to a new level

Swift justice, long haul

Swift justice, long haul

By Priya Abraham

Somalia | After the rout of the Islamic Courts Union, Mogadishu's transitional government must move quickly to establish law and order

After Dolly

After Dolly

By Lynde Langdon

Cloning | Ten years since their first success, cloning experts operate in an ethical no man's land

State skirmishes

State skirmishes

By Lynn Vincent

Abortion | State lawmakers roll back the Roe v. Wade onslaught one hill at a time

Dispatches

The Buzz

The Buzz

The latest on the week's biggest stories

New converts

By Cal Thomas

Will Democrats' deeds match their words on earmarks?

Quick Takes

Quick Takes

Oddball occurrences

Quotables

Memorable things they said

Notebook

Birthday bonus

Birthday bonus

By Timothy Lamer

Money | Germany tries to stop population decline by giving a big payoff to new parents

Back to school

Back to school

By John Dawson

Sports | Saban's contract may lure more big-name coaches to colleges

Columnists

Robert's rules

Robert's rules

By Joel Belz

Innovative doctor's practice of transparent pricing looks better than ever

Mailbag

Letters from our readers

Wisdom vs. Folly

Wisdom vs. Folly

By Matthew P. Ristuccia

The abortion battle is the latest installment of a struggle older than Solomon

The Great Respecting

The Great Respecting

By Marvin Olasky

It doesn't mean liberals play fair, but they pay attention

Culture

N'Ever gets going

N'Ever gets going

By Megan Basham

Movies | Happily N'Ever After is no Shrek, and certainly no Hoodwinked

The write stuff

The write stuff

By John Dawson

Movies | Freedom Writers offers a compelling story but no formula for success

Hopelessly promoted

Hopelessly promoted

By Harrison Scott Key

Television | New reality show is wall-to-wall Grease, for better or worse

Bestselling CDs

By Various Performers, Rascal Flatts, Carrie Underwood, Nickelback & James Blunt

Notable CDs | Five bestselling albums of 2006 according to Nielsen SoundScan

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