The National Catholic Review

February 27, 2006

Vol. 194 No. 7Whole No. 4723


Culture Clash

The chasm between the Muslim world and the West yawns still wider as a result of the furor over Danish cartoons of the Prophet Mohammed.


A Thief in the Night
Valerie Schultz
The Francis Next Door
Karen Sue Smith
After the Tsunami, Peace
Robert N. Lynch
Ruined for Life
George M. Anderson
A New Impediment
Thomas D. Candreva

Books and Culture

What to Tell the Kids?
Peter Heinegg

In 1935, a 26-year-old Viennese Jew with a Ph.D.

City on Screen
George W. Hunt

Mel Brooks once said that the toughest and most interesting thing about making a movie was “cutting out each of those tiny sprocket holes

Shared Authority
William A. Galston

In Active Liberty Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer offers an alternative to Justice Antonin Scalia’s advocacy of text-focused

Columns and Departments

The Word
The Rainbow

Daniel J. Harrington

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

Joseph A. O'Hare


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