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October 13, 2008

Vol.199 / No.11
Poetry
Leonard J. CirinoOctober 13, 2008

The horizon opens like a tulip,

The EditorsOctober 13, 2008

As the poet Robert Burns once reminded us, the best laid plans are simply those: plans. In politics, plans are always changing to accommodate a political reality that in the information age can shift directions faster than a wildfire. This was certainly true on Sept. 26 during the first

Kristin E. HeyerOctober 13, 2008

What Christian faith can bring to the immigration debate

Current Comment
The EditorsOctober 13, 2008

An Anglican in Lourdes, The Crisis and the Campaign

Books
Ladislas OrsyOctober 13, 2008

Good books with substantial content can often be read at different levels each of the readings may offer a fresh story and some deeper insights Asylum Denied is such a work It is authored jointly by David Kenney a former refugee from his native Kenya and now a legal U S resident and Philip Sch

Letters
October 13, 2008

To the Editors We are surprised and alarmed that America’s editors made numerous unauthorized changes to our article in the August 4-11 issue that explains the recent Response from the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF) on assisted feeding for patients diagnosed as being in a &ld