The National Catholic Review

April 16, 2007

Vol. 196 No. 14Whole No. 4771


Peace in Northern Uganda?
Might peace finally be possible in Northern Uganda?
Current Comment
Sin of the WorldSlavery, it is said, was America’s original sin.


A Professor, a President and the Klan
Jim McDermott

Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Brown v. Board of Education (May 1954), racial tensions in Alabama heightened considerably.

To Embrace the Other
Thomas P. Rausch

Cardinal Walter Kasper, prefect of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, delivered an important address to the council’s plenary assembly on Nov. 14, 2006.

Books and Culture

Just Good Business
Michael Bisesi
Where is the solution manual?
Her Nature, Her Future
William J. Collinge
Last fall, hearing Bob Dylan’s 1975 song Shelter From the Storm on the radio several times brought to mind a student from around that time,
Seeing Red, or Blue
Eugene McCarraher
Are the culture wars of the last two decades a bogus conflict?

Columns and Departments

The Word
The Call of the Good Shepherd
Daniel J. Harrington
The Word
Easter Faith: Its Effects
Daniel J. Harrington
A Risky Business
Maryann Cusimano Love
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen