Disproportionate and CounterproductiveThe Middle East is ablaze again. Following provocations by Hamas in Israel and Hezbollah along the Israeli-Lebanese border, Israel has sent its forces first into Gaza and then into Lebanon.
Refugees in Peril
Forced from their homes by armed conflicts, political unrest and human rights abuses, refugees and asylum seekers throughout the world continue their painful search for safety. According to the 2006 World Refugee Survey, released recently by the nonprofit U.S.
Books and Culture
Layoffs and Their Consequences
Whenever I assign a book by Charles Curran in a moral theology course, my students’ first questions are always: Have you met him?
This fine new collection by the distinguished poet Jack Gilbert looks back on the pleasures of many years with what he calls “a tough hap
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