2003-04-11

Date: 
Friday, April 11, 2003

Tax Fraud

President George W. Bush wants Congress to pass a budget for fiscal year 2004 whose centerpiece is a $726-billion tax cut (over ten years). The president plans to...

New York's Senator

Many people thought that after Bill Clinton was elected president in 1992, he would place one of his first phone calls to fellow Democrat and New York Senator...

The War So Far

In an address to the Senate on February 12, chastising his colleagues for being "ominously, dreadfully silent," Senator Robert Byrd (D–W.Va.) stepped up and offered...

Avoidance

The best novel that has come or is likely to come out of the Catholic sexual child-abuse scandal appeared late last year, and it happens to be a work by a Jew...

Generation Why

On Valentine’s Day, six University of Notre Dame students piled into a minivan and drove east through the night toward New York City to join the protests...

Abandon All Hope All Who Enter

For shock value, the headline in the (March 5) New York Times—"Catholics Adopt More Liberal Attitudes During Their Years in College, a Survey Finds"—ranked up there...

Made In God's Image

I knew that I was called to priesthood before I knew that I was gay. The lure of sacramental mystery that resonated with my young soul, the ready acceptance I...