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September 28, 2009

Vol.201 / No.7
Books
Cecilio MoralesSeptember 28, 2009

Recently repeated cheers that only a few hundred thousand workers lost their jobs may reflect the fact that those who measure label and publicly analyze the economy are not among the 14 million unemployed Americans as of June But it is also a sigh of collective relief that so it seems the econom

Signs Of the Times
September 28, 2009

On the eve of the opening of the 64th General Assembly, Archbishop Timothy M. Dolan said the U.N. should embrace the notion of “the human person as the heart of all institutions."

Poem
John Nixon, Jr.September 28, 2009

Authors of antique recipes

Signs Of the Times
David HollenbachSeptember 28, 2009

Nearly two years after a controversial presidential election prompted widespread violence, Kenya remains a country on the brink of crisis.

Current Comment
The EditorsSeptember 28, 2009

A Dry, Weary Land; Praying as Family

Signs Of the Times
September 28, 2009

The official lamented that producing urgently needed medicines is no longer driven by traditional medical ethics, but by money.

Alfred McBrideSeptember 28, 2009

A defense of the bishops' new high school catechesis