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October 1, 2012

Vol.207 / No.8
Theater
Andrew J. GaravelOctober 01, 2012

Tom Murphy's plays of emigration

Letters
October 01, 2012

What Catholics Do Best Re “Faith by Heart,” by David Impastato (9/10): While I am in full support of more catechesis and evangelization, there is no evidence that rote memorization will lead to greater retention of young Catholics. In fact, the Catholic Church actually has a greater rete

Signs Of the Times

Nicaragua can now be added to the list of countries that no longer send soldiers for training to a U.S. Army school in Georgia.

Current Comment
The EditorsOctober 01, 2012

Out, Damned Spot!; Bishops' Accountability; Primary Colors

Books
October 01, 2012

Robert Caro's biography of Lyndon Johnson is a profound analysis of Lord Acton’s 1887 maxim: power corrupts.

Signs Of the Times

As Caritas Pakistan workers entered the worst-hit areas in that country to assess damage, government officials reported that monsoon rains have devastated communities, claiming at least 78 lives.