The National Catholic Review

June 6, 2005

Vol. 192 No. 20Whole No. 4695

Editorials

Good and Bad Immigration Reform
Immigration reform can go either wayhelping immigrants and asylum seekers or placing further restrictions on their lives by ever more punitive laws. For several years, Congress has been focused on the latter type of legislation. The most current example is the Real ID Act of 2005.

Articles

Books and Culture

Books
The Kingdom of the Mullahs
Peter Heinegg
The first question that comes to my mind while reading de Bellaigue’s blunt reportage from the Islamic Republic is: What about Kahra Kazemi,
Books
Guatemala Nunca Ms!
George M. Anderson
What paradise and what ashes are meant by the title Paradise in Ashes: A Guatemalan Journey of Courage, Terror, and Hope?
Books
Tested by Fire
Kelly Cherry
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Columns and Departments

The Word
With Whom Do You Stand?
Dianne Bergant
The Word
Stand Firm!
Dianne Bergant
Poem
The Oldest Lie
John Hodgen
Letters
Letters