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Confessions of a Capitalist Convert

February 20, 2017

Vol.216 / No.4
Politics & Society Dispatches
Ellen K. Boegel January 13, 2017

Congress cannot force localities to assist in the arrest of immigration violators, honor federal detainer requests or avoid criminal convictions that would trigger deportation proceedings

Arts & Culture Books
Bart Jones February 09, 2017

Mark K. Shriver, a member of America’s most famous Catholic family, sets out to search for the “real” Pope Francis.

Faith The Word
Michael Simone February 12, 2017

He pours gifts on his beloved while they slumber. (Ps 127:2)

Arts & Culture Film
John Anderson January 24, 2017

Thanks to the arcane rules behind the foreign-language Oscar, sentimentality usually reigns supreme.

Arts & Culture Ideas
Eric Sundrup, S.J. January 30, 2017

The new wave of internet devices is coming.

Arts & Culture Poem
Philip Metres February 10, 2017

Indeed, the very hairs of your head are all numbered. Do not fear; you are more valuable than many sparrows (Lk 12:7).

Arts & Culture Books
Alex Mikulich February 09, 2017

Although nonviolent offenders get the most attention from reformers, they account for less than 20 percent of all prisoners.