The National Catholic Review

November 19, 2012

Vol. 207 No. 15Whole No. 4990 Download PDF

Editorials

Current Comment
Inhuman Warfare; No PowerPoint, Please; From Roma, With Love
Changing the Climate
It is time to turn our attention to how human actions influence these death-dealing events.

Articles

Lessons in Peace
Mario Marazziti

The relevance of Mozambique's peace agreement 20 years later

Defending Hyde
Richard M. Doerflinger

An abortion policy most Americans can embrace

Polluting The Future
Gary L. Chamberlain

We are leaving our children a toxic world.

Books and Culture

Books
A Woman in Full
Laura M. Chmielewski

I came to Mary C.

Books
A Media Master
Carol K. Coburn

From Michael Sean Winters, a biography of Jerry Falwell

Books
The Artful Critic
Jon M. Sweeney

Charles Dickens and the London poor

Books
Redemption Songs
Angela Alaimo O’Donnell

From poet Dana Gioia, powerful meditations on loss and the redemptive power of beauty

Film
An American City
David E. Nantais

Falling in love with Detroit

Theater
Dreams Deferred
Michael V. Tueth

'Detroit' examines relationships in troubled times.

Theater
Teenage Queen
Julie Rattey

A 'Marie Antoinette' for the age of Occupy

Columns and Departments

The Word
Living the Kingdom

Peter Feldmeier

Columns
Unfinished Business

Margaret Silf

Of Many Things
Of Many Things

John P. Schlegel, S.J.

Poem
Ambition

Charles Hughes

Letters
Letters

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