July-August 1995

Cover Story

An interview with historian Gar Alperovitz.
A journey of remembrance.

Feature

Healing for survivors of sexual abuse and war
An interview with Karl Gaspar.
The Redemptorist Mission Team in Mindanao, Philippines.
How a spirit of fear can distort scripture and history.
by: Tom Sine
Responding to the rage caused by childhood sexual abuse

Commentary

Retro is a term used by graphic artists to describe a style of American design from the 1950s.
On May 11, after months of U.S. arm-twisting and a four-week review conference in New York, the nations of the world agreed to a South African proposal for a permanent extension of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
Can the words "Christian" or "faith" appear in proximity to political issues? And if they do, what should they mean?

Columns

A Network for Renewal
Anne Morrison Welsh remembers every detail of that day 30 years ago.
"Clothe yourselves with humility toward one another."
by: Ed Spivey
When I tell people I live in Washington, D.C., a common reply is, "I'm sorry to hear that."
I began this piece on the 50th anniversary of D-day-June 6, 1994.
VITAMINS THE OLD-FASHIONED WAY

Culture Watch

Robert McNamara's personal confession.
The theology and life of William Stringfellow
Early-teen magazines with a new vision.
The search for meaning is hard work.
Writers of various sorts, you may have noticed, sometimes take a notion to cast aside their particular genre or discipline and Just Write About Life
Poets and their everyday art.
Beauty and truth in My Family
An inner-city physician's honest struggles.
The Santanas offer the familiar...and the surprising.

Departments

Live From Death Row, the new book by inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, continues to stir controversy.
Live From Death Row, the new book by inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, continues to stir controversy.
Volunteer Opportunities
Live From Death Row, the new book by inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, continues to stir controversy.
Live From Death Row, the new book by inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, continues to stir controversy.
Showing the way of compassion.
A requirement for working at Sojourners is learning how to survive "multitasking."
A requirement for working at Sojourners is learning how to survive "multitasking." 
Reflections on the revised common lectionary (July 2 - August 27, 1995)
In "Suspicions of Conspiracy," Tom Sine examines some of the similarities and differences between certain strands of Christian apocalyptic thought and global conspiracy theories propagated by some political extremists. 
The stitches are not tiny - the woman who made them was old.
CELEBRATING RACIAL DIVERSITY
Live From Death Row, the new book by inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, continues to stir controversy.
Neighbors work together to take back their streets.

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