The National Catholic Review

April 1, 2000

Vol. 182 No. 11Whole No. 4481

Editorials

Making Friends for Africa

"There has been no vocal, effective, reliable and consistent constituency for Africa in this country," complained Leonard H. Robinson Jr., a deputy assistant secretary of state for African affairs in the Reagan and Bush administrations. "Africa needs all the friends it can get in America."

Articles

Curious Compassion
John F. Kavanaugh
Pro-Life, Anti-Death Penalty?
James R. Kelly, Christopher Kudlac
Candor and the Court
Richard Stith

Books and Culture

Books
The Pain and the Privilege
Paul Wilkes
Donald Cozzens sits at a unique crossroads, being both a priest of 35 years and the rector of a major seminary.
Books
Easing World Pain
George M. Anderson
With civil wars exploding around the world, the essays in The Open Door come at an opportune moment.

Columns and Departments

The Word
What Would Jesus Do?
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
Faith in Focus
Thomas M. Condon
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
George M. Anderson
Poem
My Heavens
Philip Levine
Letters
Letters
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