Month: February 14, 2005

Feb 14,2005

Undercover Protester

I have a confession to make. I am a capitalist pig, and so are most of my friends. We don’t spend our weekends shouting slogans in the streets. We don’t...

Feb 14,2005

Muslims Who Love America

Muslims “have more opportunity in America to practice Islam than anywhere else in the world,” says Muqtedar Khan, director of International Studies at Adrian College in Michigan. “The chances of...

Feb 14,2005

What the Kids Think About Social Security

Not many twenty-somethings spend time thinking about the year 2042. I confirmed as much recently with a casual survey of the clientele at the Starbucks in Union Station. I figure...

Feb 14,2005

Darfur Diarist

Darfur, SUDAN — “We were at morning prayers when the bombing began,” recalls Kaltum Ali Ahmed, one of many refugees in 140 camps across wartorn Darfur. “Then the Janjaweed arrived...

Feb 14,2005

Mug Shots

To A.J. Liebling, people were more than characters.