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Jimmy Carter: A Sunday Interview

In a wide-ranging interview, the former president calls on Catholics to accept female priests, America to denounce the death penalty, and Obama to stay out of...

10 Questions: Jimmy Carter

Your new book, Through the Year with Jimmy Carter, is a collection of devotionals. You've been a Sunday-school teacher for 35 years? Longer than that. I started...

Jimmy Carter on Egypt, the Arab Spring... and Tebow

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was in Egypt this week as part of his Carter Center's mission to monitor Egypt's first parliamentary elections. In between his...

In Carter's Shadow

The ghost of Jimmy Carter is haunting the 2008 campaign. Well, let me restate that: the ghost of his presidency haunts the 2008 campaign. As for Carter, he...

Dashboard

Jimmy Carter has a mixed record on post-presidential peacemaking. He helped oust a Haitian dictator and set North Korea on a path to freezing its nuclear program...

Going Green Jimmy Carter

After leaving the Oval Office he started the humanitarian Carter Center and now reflects on the nonprofit's 25th anniversary in a new book, Beyond the White...

10 Questions for Jimmy Carter

After leaving the Oval Office he started the humanitarian Carter Center and now reflects on the nonprofit's 25th anniversary in a new book, Beyond the White...

Our Ex-President In Havana

Suddenly there was a knock on Jimmy Carter's suite at his hotel in Caracas, Venezuela, interrupting his scheduled interview with Flora Lewis of the New York...

Music: Chasin' The Gypsy, James Carter

Tribute albums are often content with summoning up old ghosts. Saxophonist , 31, takes a more rewarding approach on his excellent new CD: he offers up fresh...

The GOP Tries On Jimmy Carter's Sweater

Congressional Republicans will spend their July 4 recess in a renewed push to sell their constituents on the White House's production-heavy, red-tape-slashing...

Books: An Hour Before Daylight By Jimmy Carter

The Georgia boy destined to become President grew up near the Depression-ravaged settlement of Archery, bereft of indoor plumbing and electricity. He became an...

Books: The Lives Of The Saint

What to do on the miserable January morning when you wake up and find you are no longer the most powerful man in the world? Theodore Roosevelt mounted a grand,...

A PEACE HERE, A PEACE THERE

Once more the globe-trotting peace missionary, Jimmy Carter, has surprised the diplomats. Last week he went to Sudan, where a bloody conflict has long seemed...