The National Catholic Review

July 1, 2000

Vol. 183 No. 1Whole No. 4492

Editorials

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

Books
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

Books
Get a Lifestyle
Peter Heinegg

O.K., post-Christian (we’ve read our Nietzsche), postmodern (the MLA insists on it), postcolonial (goes without saying), post-structurali

Books
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
A Healing Society

Amy L. Florian

Columns
Marching Season

Terry Golway

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

David S. Toolan

Poem
Axis

C. Dale Young

Letters
Letters

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