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August 31, 2009

Vol.201 / No.5
Signs Of the Times
August 31, 2009

Although one out of five U.S. soldiers is Catholic, there are just 100 Catholic chaplains for the entire U.S. Army.

Editorials
The Editors August 31, 2009

Once largely in favor of health care reform, the public is now skeptical. What happened?

Theater
John A. Coleman August 31, 2009

“Equivocation” lures viewers into deeper considerations about politics and religion, truth-telling and family relations.

Signs Of the Times
August 31, 2009

The Catholic theologian Miguel Díaz was confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Aug. 4 as the ninth U.S. ambassador to the Vatican.

John R. Quinn August 31, 2009

Lessons from the storm in South Bend

Signs Of the Times
August 31, 2009

The native populations of Peru, Bolivia and Ecuador face endemic poverty, illiteracy, ill health and government neglect.

Of Many Things
Drew Christiansen August 31, 2009

This year is one of major transition for editors at America.