May 15, 2017

Vol.216 / No.11

May 15, 2017

Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.May 04, 2017

My conversion to the pro-life cause began, strangely enough, when I took part in a pro-choice march.

Magazine Your Take
Our readersMay 04, 2017

Conversation. Care. Courage. Presence. This kind of writing feeds my soul. Thank you.

Faith Your Take
Our readersMay 04, 2017

“Once marriage is redefined as a personal instead of a social institution, it makes no sense to stick it out through even moderately bad times.”

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 04, 2017

Public safety and protecting the civil rights of citizens are not competing goals.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 04, 2017

As necessary as opposition to abortion and funding for it are, they are not sufficient pro-life goals, especially when achieving them eliminates support for other programs that support maternal health.

Humans have dramatically affected the climate, causing unbearable pollution in cities such as Beijing. (iStock/Hung Chung Chih)
Politics & Society Short Take
Peter KellnerApril 11, 2017

It is time for a reorientation toward socially conscious investing.

Sandra Green Thomas, representing the descendants of 272 sold into slavery in 1838, speaks at Georgetown University's Liturgy of Remembrance, Contrition and Hope.
Politics & Society Dispatches

Georgetown University and the Jesuit Conference of Canada and the United States began a process of penance and restitution, acknowledging an institutional sin in 1838 which preserved the university but condemned 272 to slavery in Louisiana.