ChroniclesrnA M A G A Z I N E OF A M E R I C A N C U L T U R E PERSPECTIVErnOur Constitutional Covenant with Deathrnby Thomas FlemingrnCartehze, regulate, prohibit.rn10rnVIEWSrnRestore the Constitution! by Joseph SobranrnFree association and public morality.rnSpeaking the Naked Truth by Philip JenkinsrnStripping the Bill of Rights.rnCommercial Speech and the First Amendmentrnby Stephen B. PrcsscrrnCigarette companies have rights, too—or do they?rnOPINIONSrnPope Garry the Great: Bare Ruined Choirs?rnby’lhomas F. RoeserrnGarn’ Wills: Papal Sin: Structures of DeceitrnThe road from Rome.rnREVIEWSrnRuy Teixeira and Joel Rogers may have written offrnthe right too soon in America’s Forgotten Majority:rnWhy the White Working Class Still Matters, arguesrnSamuel Francis • • Felicity Allen’s Jefferson Davis:rnUnconquerable Heart is the biography that thernConfederate President deserves, writes ThomasrnFleming ••• Katherine Dalton recommendsrnAlyson Ilagy’s Keeneland ••• David Frum’s HowrnWe Got Here: The Seventies sheds light on a pivotalrndecade, finds Paul Gottfried •••rnCORRESPONDENCErnLetter From California: The Reconquista of Californiarnby Roger D. McGrathrnLetter From Forte Dei Marmi: Culture for the Peoplernby Andrei NavrozovrnLetter From Maryland: The Andersonville of the Northrnby Jo}’ce BennettrnLetter From Canada: CRAP Happensrnbv Sean ScallonrnVITAL SIGNSrn13 RELIGION: Dare to Be a Danielarnby Harold O.J. Brownrn16rn19rnA Methodist Revival by Mark TooleyrnLAW: A Killing Privacy by Thomas FlemingrnHISTORY: The Italian Counterrevolutions of 1799rnby Alberto CarosarnMUSIC: Jazz Standards by Tony Outhwaitern24 VIDEO: Ride With the Devilrnby H. Arthur Scott Traskrn28rnPOLEMICS & EXCHANGESrnCULTURAL REVOLUTIONSrnSIGNS OF THE TIMESrnTHE AMERICAN INTERESTrnWish Them Well, and Build That Fencernby Srdja TrifkovicrnIN THE DARKrnThe Perfect Storm, The Patriotrnby George McCartneyrnTHE HUNDREDTH MERIDIANrn34 A Cowboy at Caramoorrnby Chilton Williamson, Jr.rn38 POETRYrnThe Angel’s Version andrnAn October Almanacrn40 by Brendan Galvinrn41rnON THE COVERrnCover and inside illustrations by Anatol Woolf.rn44rn45rn46rn48rn49rn50rnEDUCATION: The Life of the Mind in Glitter Gulch 5 2rnby Francis J. BeckwithrnDEPARTMENTSrn4rn5rn22rn43rn54rn56rn17rn27rnOCTOBER 2000/3rnrnrn