Vol. 33, No. 12
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Follow the Assembly line

Homosexuality | How one-party rule in California yielded draconian legislation against ‘conversion therapy’

Thirty beach reads

Books | Pack a suitcase and take your pick of these summer getaway books

People in pain

News analysis | A pair of high-profile suicides brings attention to a growing crisis

Cruel summer

Relationships | Loneliness plagues our social-media-drenched society, and summer is the season of greatest isolation

Staff picks

Books | Light summer reading selections from Worldlings

NPR from a Christian Worldview: Each weekday morning, enjoy daily radio news, interviews, commentary, and original features reported from the field.

Thursday news

Kristen Flavin reports on an evangelical response to families separated at the border, Leigh Jones discusses Walmart's education initiative, and Jim Henry reports on House opioid bills. Plus: Michael Cochrane covers discusses technology to make medical paperwork easier for doctors.

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Insightful interviews with popular musicians, Christian thought leaders, makers of movies and television, respected authors, and key political leaders.

A conversation with Les Sillars

This week, Warren Smith talks with author and journalism professor Les Sillars. Sillars teaches at Patrick Henry College and has been a regular contributor to WORLD over the years, and serves as the editor of WORLD's MailBag.

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WORLD Around the World

Additional Reading