The National Catholic Review

December 10, 2001

Vol. 185 No. 19Whole No. 4551

Editorials

The Debate Over Military Courts

Military tribunals have been around for a long time in the United States, and they have often been controversial. The very idea of such courts is now provoking dissent both here and abroad. On Nov.

Articles

Books and Culture

Books
What to Do About Religion and Culture
William Griffin

It began innocently enough.

Books
Weighing the Evidence
Eugene J. Fisher

Whether one agrees with the specific conclusions of the author or not, one has to admit that the book delivers on the promise of its subt

Television
Television After Sept. 11
James Martin, SJ

In light of the events of Sept. 11, television seemsif this is possibleeven more banal than before.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Voice From a Galilean Jail

John R. Donahue

Faith in Focus
Profoundly Invisible

Maureen Lynch

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

George M. Anderson

Poem
Nine One One

Paul Mariani