Table of Contents

Cover Story

Over there & over there

Over there & over there

by Lynn Vincent

Cover Story | With a seemingly endless cycle of deployments, Fort Hood, Texas, endures more Iraq War deaths than any other American installation. The toll is wearying and…

In this issue: "Goodbye again," June 9, 2007

Features

It takes a (socialist) village

By Cal Thomas

Politics | Clinton's economic plan marks a return to class warfare and the welfare state

Strong Desire

Strong Desire

By Jamie Dean

Education | Two years after Katrina, floods greet a 9th Ward Christian school as it returns to celebrate a triumphant graduation

Church, inc.

Church, inc.

By Mark Bergin

Religion | New approach to church real estate seeks to dispel civic resentment over lost tax revenue

Get into jail free

Get into jail free

By Mark Bergin

Prisons | A federal court ruling has pried open the doors of California jails to Bible study materials

Man behind the marriage battle

Man behind the marriage battle

By Heather Scarano

Family | Massachusetts constitutional convention and pro-family activists have an opportunity to reverse the status quo

Melissa's gumption

Melissa's gumption

By Priya Abraham

Germany | A homeschooler defies Germany's strict compulsory school laws

Pilot project

Pilot project

By Mark Bergin

Missions | A new missionary plane may revolutionize ministry to the underdeveloped world

City smarts

City smarts

By Marvin Olasky

Interview | Atlanta inner-city expert Robert Lupton rethinks ministry to the poor in a new book

He's back

He's back

Human Race | But Dr. Death refuses to take some of his own medicine

Mosque-erade

Mosque-erade

By Mark Bergin

Islam | Floridians sue to block construction of an Islamic center they say has terrorist ties

Temperature rising

Temperature rising

By Mindy Belz

Islam | Gen. Musharraf's maneuvers to stay in office spark a wave of Pakistan persecution

Get out the vote

Get out the vote

By Jill Nelson

Islam | Turkey's upcoming election will be a test for democracy in the Muslim world

Silent partners

Silent partners

By Lynn Vincent

Crime | Does Planned Parenthood help those who victimize underage girls by failing to report their crimes?

Dispatches

The Buzz

The Buzz

Need-to-know news

Abortion on the big screen

Abortion on the big screen

By Megan Basham

Cannes festival prize goes to Romanian director

Quick Takes

Quick Takes

Oddball occurrences

Quotables

Memorable things they said

Reviews

Off course

Off course

By Megan Basham

Movies | Third Pirates installment suffers from too much confusion, not enough Jack Sparrow

Numbers game

Numbers game

By John Dawson

Television | National Bingo Night struggles against competition

True grit

True grit

By John Dawson

Video | From the new release Overlord to the old classics, films now on DVD re-create the glory that was D-Day

Noteworthy books

By Sally Lloyd-Jones, Dena Fox Luchsinger, Nan Sugg & Randy Alcorn

Notable Books | Four excellent Christian children's books reviewed by Susan Olasky

Notebook

Cut & run

Cut & run

By Mark Bergin

Sports | Pregnant athletes often must choose between a child and a scholarship

That '70s show

That '70s show

By Timothy Lamer

Money | The House tries a stagflation-era fix for high gasoline prices

Voices

Kill the bill

By Joel Belz

Congress can't unscramble the immigration egg, but others can help digest it

Mailbag

Letters from our readers

The new liberalism

The new liberalism

By Gene Edward Veith

Ideology-free politics may be the wave of the future

Dark days

Dark days

By Matthew P. Ristuccia

Suffering demands desperate faith and desperate friends

Caught with their flags down

Caught with their flags down

By Marvin Olasky

Some institutions pledge allegiance to a banner all their own

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