The National Catholic Review

March 31, 2008

Vol. 198 No. 11Whole No. 4810 Download PDF


Medicaid Under Assault
Medicaid, the health insurance program for poor people, is again under assault.
Current Comment
The Trillion-Dollar War

From the beginning, the Bush administration has refused to give an accurate and responsible reckoning of the costs of the Iraq war.


A Somber Anniversary
Thomas J. Shelley
The modernist crisis and the death of a magazine
Forestalling Disaster
Richard J. Green, Wil Lepkowski
Tales of ultimate disaster caused by global warming fill today’s media, alongside accounts of impressive new technologies for clean, green, carbon-free, earth-saving energy.

Columns and Departments

The Word
Following the Good Shepherd
Daniel J. Harrington
The Word
Celebrating the Paschal Mystery
Daniel J. Harrington
Faith in Focus
Wisdom for My Children
Kevin J. Barry
Reflections on the 'ultimate gift'
Faith in Focus
New Light From Biblical Scholarship
Daniel J. Harrington
Building Peace
Maryann Cusimano Love
'The good news is that peace-building is a growth industry.'
Of Many Things
Of Many Things
James T. Keane