Refugees at Risk
This year is the 50th anniversary of the United Nations Convention Relating to the Status of Refugeesa body of international law aimed at ensuring the rights of people fleeing persecution and civil un
Worker Rights in a Global Economy
U.S. trade policies must be fully aligned with our values, the new United States Trade Representative, Robert B. Zoellick, said in an interview published in The Washington Post on March 13.
When Muslims and Christians Marry
On a blustery weekend this past February, 26 people met at the Cenacle Retreat House in Chicago to reflect on the religious dimensions of marriage. Nothing unusual about that.
The Rush to Clone
The international team of Panayiotis Zavos, of the University of Kentucky, and Servino Antinori of Rome, Italy, and a group called the Raelians, who think humans were made by aliens using genetic tech
Books and Culture
In the era of air travel and bullet trains, what most people understand by pilgrimage, says Anne McPherson, is a beeline trip to a distant g
This book is a not a history of Catholicism in Ulster as a religion, but rather considers the Catholics of Ulster as a political and cultura