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March 8, 2010

Vol.202 / No.7
Signs Of the Times
March 08, 2010

Bishop Peter Kihara Kariuki of drought-afflicted Marsabit, Kenya, said his diocese has been struggling with the “deadly effects of global warming for years now.”

Valerie SchultzMarch 08, 2010

After my father's death, his shirts and socks seemed sacred.

Ideas
Robert BarronMarch 08, 2010

How does a culture change its mind? What makes an entire people repudiate a position once held with blithe certainty?

Editorials
The EditorsMarch 08, 2010

Domestic violence in the United States is rising, and the recession may be partly to blame.

Letters
March 08, 2010

Justifiable Anger Re “Bishops Respond to Attacks on John Carr” (Signs of the Times, 2/22): Maybe I should not write anything because I am too angry right now at the person or persons who would do this to John Carr. He has kept the faith. I just hope he hasn’t finished the course. H

Signs Of the Times
March 08, 2010

Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner announced that the United States would work to see that Haiti's indebtedness was forgiven.

Tim PadgettMarch 08, 2010

Central America is still wrestling with the institutional backwardness and epic inequality that led to the conflicts of the 1980s.