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Monitor Articles for March 12, 2009
Kenya's torn tribes rebuild trust with picks and shovels
Pakistan tries to derail popular cross-country protest
Germany in mourning after school shooting
Why Syria and Saudi Arabia are talking again
Did 'Israel lobby' block Obama's pick for intelligence czar?
Northern Ireland refuses to cede peace
1 angry Iraqi journalist + 2 flying shoes = 3 years
Northern Ireland tense as officials hunt for smuggled bomb
North Korea sets April time frame for satellite launch
When the going gets tough ... the Chinese shop at home
Michael Steele is now pro-choice except when he's pro-life
New Limbaugh billboard slogan announced - creativity was not considered
Republican Chair Steele is toast, says governors' association head
How long can executions be delayed?
Hockey's bid to rein in fisticuffs
Letters to the Editor
Reports of America's decline are greatly exaggerated
Are you a critical thinker?
The Monitor's View
See Obama run with education
US urges a global economic fix
Obama's New Deal is on a smaller scale
Retail sales top December's total – again
China tries peddling its wares in ... China?
Stock market stages three-day rebound
New way to farm boosts climate, too
Dubai's giant arch bridge
Has the US patent system gone too far?
Google Voice: what all the talk's about
Wars, Guns, and Votes
The Longest Trip Home
Islamic academy revises controversial textbooks
A grand quest to rid an island of rats
Another pesky problem for space shuttle Discovery
From a Bluff
A Painter's Day
Like, the art of totally proper English
Broadened respect, increased love
A place to relax in the garden