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October 19, 2009

Vol.201 / No.10
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.

David CortrightOctober 19, 2009

Reassessing U.S. engagement in Afghanistan

Thomas J. MassaroOctober 19, 2009

Michael Moore goes to Wall Street.

The Word
Barbara E. ReidOctober 19, 2009

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B), Oct. 25, 2009

Signs Of the Times
October 19, 2009

The bishops' representatives expressed concern about the plan’s affordability and its failure to address questions about abortion coverage and the health of immigrants.

The EditorsOctober 19, 2009

Traditional economic indicators have proven to be unreliable measures of social well-being.