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May 28, 2012

Vol.206 / No.18

Are new church designs taking us backward?

Signs Of the Times
John J. DiIulioMay 28, 2012

With less than six months to go before the 2012 November elections, two results are sadly certain: first, the voting public will be the most ideologically divided ever; second, the 113th Congress (2013–14) will be the most partisan and polarized ever. Between 1972 and 2008, the percentage of R

The EditorsMay 28, 2012

A minor revolution in Europe should provoke a reassessment of austerity in the U.S.

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The figure was below the number of 62 million reported in 2000, but the difference is due to a change in the way data was collected.


'Amateur democrats' have revolutionized politics on Capitol Hill.


There are many ways to assess the legacy of the prickly, irascible, brilliant Steve Jobs.

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Speakers at a conference in Dublin called on the hierarchy to open structures of dialogue with lay Catholics about the future of the church.