The National Catholic Review

May 27, 2000

Vol. 182 No. 19Whole No. 4489


Health Care and the Campaign

Health care is emerging as a major campaign issue, and rightly so, because we are in trouble. The U.S. Census Bureau has found that over 44 million people lack health insurance.

Books and Culture

Making Friends
Peter R. Beckman

Patrick Tyler, The New York Times’s Beijing bureau chief from 1993 to 1997, begins his history of U.S.

Life on the Line
W.W. Meissner

Suicide is a major mental health problem that touches all our lives.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Jesus' Last Will and Testament

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
A God Who Gets Foolishly Close

Patrick J. Malone

Guffaws for the Governor

Terry Golway

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

Patricia A. Kossmann


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