The National Catholic Review

May 27, 2000

Vol. 182 No. 19Whole No. 4489

Editorials

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

Books
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.
Books
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
Columns
Guffaws for the Governor
Terry Golway
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Patricia A. Kossmann
Letters
Letters
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