The National Catholic Review

August 12, 2000

Vol. 183 No. 4Whole No. 4495

Editorials

Gasoline Prices

The problem with gasoline prices is not that they have been too high this summer, but that they have been too low for the past two decades.

Books and Culture

Books
They Rise and Rise Again
Robert Coles

For many years Jonathan Kozol has attended to school children in impoverished neighborhoods.

Books
America's Imperial Quest
Constance M. McGovern

The Chinese had no pocketsno place to carry "a pocket-comb, a folding foot-rule, a cork-screw, a boot-buttoner, a pair of tweezers, a min

Books
Seeing the Sufferer
Dianne Bergant

Daniel Berrigan, well-known poet and activist, has picked up yet another one of the biblical books and has turned his socially sensitive,

Columns and Departments

The Word
You Are What You Eat

John R. Donahue

The Word
Crunch Time

John R. Donahue

Columns
Not Just Balloons and Funny Hats

Terry Golway

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

George M. Anderson

Letters
Letters

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