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September 26, 2011

Vol.205 / No.8
Signs Of the Times

Archbishop José Gómez called upon the Obama administration and Congress to enact comprehensive immigration reform

September 26, 2011

'Howdy, Podner’ What a pleasant surprise to find in Of Many Things on Aug. 1, by Drew Christiansen, S.J., two great reviews of westerns. I am a fan of western literature, but I never expected to find an article about it in America. I have already read Doc, one of Father Christiansen’s re

Catholic Book Club
September 26, 2011

From the popular religious commentator and best-selling author of The Jesuit Guide to Almost Everything mdash which was the book club selection for March 2010 mdash comes this new work on the importance of a joy-filled spiritual life As Fr Martin culture editor at America reminds readers the

Signs Of the Times

The bishop of Sendai, a region hard hit by the earthquake and tsunami in Japan, has outlined the diocese’s reconstruction efforts.

Luke Hansen, S.J.September 26, 2011

Why Darrel J. Vandeveld left Guantanamo

Signs Of the Times

The U.S. Census Bureau reported the highest number of Americans living in poverty in the 52 years it has collected such estimates.

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The EditorsSeptember 26, 2011

'You Visited Me'; Cheating Lessons; An Unnatural Disaster