The National Catholic Review

July 1, 2000

Vol. 183 No. 1Whole No. 4492


China Trade

As the House was preparing to debate the China trade bill on May 24, Representative Bill Archer, the Texas Republican who is chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, warned his colleagues: "This vote will be the most important vote that we cast in our congressional careers."

Books and Culture

Truth Be Told
John W. OMalley
Perhaps, as Garry Wills states in his opening sentence, Catholics have fallen out of the healthy habit of reminding one another how sinfu
Get a Lifestyle
Peter Heinegg
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Our Fellow American
Bentley Anderson
Living in an age of partisan politics, one has need of a reminder that there was a time when cooperation and compromise defined our count

Columns and Departments

The Word
You Can't Go Home Again, Yeshua
John R. Donahue
The Word
No Carry-Ons Allowed
John R. Donahue
Faith in Focus
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Amy L. Florian
Marching Season
Terry Golway
Of Many Things
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David S. Toolan
C. Dale Young
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