34 Terror by the minute: Across Europe, Africa, and the Middle East terrorist attacks unfold seemingly simultaneously in January, a product of bigger, better-finances Islamic jihadists driven by a singular ideology. “The West is duly terrified. But it should not be surprised.”
Medical Emergency: ISIS takeover in Anbar, as with other parts of Iraq, is wrecking hard-won advances.
46 The fifth wave: Policy changes are prompting an increase in the number of Cubans coming to the United States – and jeopardizing a revival.
50 Union demands: An obscure case in Pennsylvania appears to be the first to address where teachers’ money goes when they religiously object to union membership.
54 Promise keepers: Federal pro-life opportunities this year include efforts to hold President Obama to his word on Obamacare and to protect unborn children who can feel pain.
3 Joel Belz
5 Dispatches: News, Human Race, Quotables, Quick Takes
20 Janie B. Cheaney
23 Culture: Movies and TV, Books, Q&A – Gregg Easterbrook, Music
32 Mindy Belz
57 Notebook: Lifestyle, Technology, Science, Houses of God, Sports
67 Andree Seu Peterson
68 Marvin Olasky