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March 12, 2012

Vol.206 / No.8
Signs Of the Times

The city of Homs has now endured almost four weeks of Syrian army attacks with artillery and heavy weapons.

The EditorsMarch 12, 2012

As long as the nation is in permanent campaign mode, the promise of legislative progress will remain faint.

Victor StepienMarch 12, 2012

In 'The Artist' the silent actor George Valentin aims for grace in a town ruled by wolves.

Of Many Things

A new volume on religion and foreign affairs

Paul MarianiMarch 12, 2012

Those wooden floors with their pine-scented antiseptic

Signs Of the Times

The head of Banghazi's diminished Catholic community spoke of a need to rebuild his congregation and of the uncertainties ahead.

Gary DorrienMarch 12, 2012

Can a protest movement find a path to economic democracy?