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November 23, 2009

Vol.201 / No.16
Signs Of the Times
November 23, 2009

The Nov. 7 House vote was a victory for the national and Catholic pro-life community, though less of an achievement than pro-choice advocates are suggesting.

Editorials
The Editors November 23, 2009

If the U.S. is serious about confronting H1N1, then part of any comprehensive response must be to improve standards for worker sick leave.

Signs Of the Times
November 23, 2009

The bishop who heads the Military Diocese of Great Britain has urged the British government to use diplomacy to bring an end to the 8-year-old conflict

George M. Anderson November 23, 2009

Learning to forgive in the wake of the Rwandan genocide

Art
Jon M. Sweeney November 23, 2009

R. Crumb’s illustration of the Book of Genesis does not gloss over anything. It’s all here in graphic detail.

Of Many Things
Peter Schineller November 23, 2009

A Jesuit seeks to preserve a rare African language.

Faith in Focus
Kyle T. Kramer November 23, 2009

What nature teaches about boom and crash