The United States once again holds first place as the world’s biggest arms sellerso noted the recent report of the Congressional Research Service, Conventional Arms Transfers to Developing Nations, delivered annually to Congress.
The Vatican's new insights on condoms for H.I.V. prevention
Words and Contraception
Discussion of Humanae Vitae could have been advanced greatly if the terms had been clarified from the beginning.
Disciples and Citizens
Theodore Hesburgh, C.S.C., and Msgr. George Higgins are honored by their country for lifetime service.
Estate Tax Repeal: Myths and Misunderstandings
The supporters of estate tax repeal have done a masterful job of obfuscation.
Making Peace After Catastrophe
An Interview With Ivo Markovic
Killing and Letting Die
Intentional killing is prohibited. So is the presumption of evil intent.
Books and Culture
Back in the 1950’s, when I was a kid in a Jesuit high school, a novel called Mr. Blue, by Myles Connolly, was all the rage.
In several serious dramas on Broadway this summer, the good (or bad) angel of uncertainty bedeviled many a leading man.