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April 28, 2008

Vol.198 / No.14
Books
Angela ODonnellApril 28, 2008

Mary Oliver has done it again She has assembled a collection of poems that is moving intense and evocative in its engagement of the natural world Yet this latest book by the Pulitzer Prize- and National Book Award-winner is distinctive among her 17 volumes for the dark undercurrent that runs thro

Dale S. RecinellaApril 28, 2008

A change of position by one Catholic Supreme Court justice could make a difference.

Maurice Timothy ReidyApril 28, 2008

America presents slideshow of ProFaunas work with distressed animals. Watch the slideshow.

Books
Bentley AndersonApril 28, 2008

What is the proper role of an ex-president Should he retire to enjoy his newfound freedom from public life write his memoirs and perhaps attend official functions as might be asked of him Most former presidents have done just that Presently we have three living ex-presidents in the United Stat

Books
Ann M. BegleyApril 28, 2008

New and selected stories from Tobias Wolff, reviewed

Editorials
The EditorsApril 28, 2008

Under George W. Bush, the executive branch consolidated power to a dangerous degree.