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September 17, 2007

'The Politics of Heaven': In the Aug. 15 Calendar section, a review of Earl Shorris' book "The Politics of Heaven: America in Fearful Times" included the following observation about the author and the philosopher Leo Strauss: "Here, both Strauss and Shorris, as atheists and fundamentally secular thinkers, are brought up short by their systems' limitations." Shorris says he is not an atheist.

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