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October 19, 2009

Vol.201 / No.10
Television
Jake MartinOctober 19, 2009

Both “Gossip Girl” and “Glee” provide startlingly authentic accounts of the primitive needs of contemporary adolescents.

Signs Of the Times
October 19, 2009

More than 1,000 students from the District of Columbia assembled in Washington to urge members of Congress to support an endangered federal voucher program.

Ruth Anne OlsonOctober 19, 2009

Finding God in majestic places

Signs Of the Times

In the first week of its new term, the court heard a case concerning a cross displayed on public land.

Current Comment
The EditorsOctober 19, 2009

A Way Out in Honduras; Sudan's Crucified Christians; A Visit from the Grand Master

Letters
October 19, 2009

The Best and Brightest Re: “Confessions of a Modern Nun,” by Ilia Delio, O.S.F. (10/12/09): Let us applaud the wonderful, faithful, loyal women who entered convent life during the 1950s and 1960s—the best and brightest group of women that the Roman Catholic Church has ever seen. Ma

Signs Of the Times
October 19, 2009

The Vatican’s foreign affairs minister has called for the establishment of a “nuclear-free zone” in the Middle East.