The issue of religious liberty is of the highest interest to me both as a theologian and as an American. It is, as it were, the American issue at the Council.
George W. Bush’s victory in 2004 has been credited to Latino voters. Some political commentators have even claimed that a majority of Latinos elected Bush in the 2004 presidential election.
Though neither the Vatican nor the U.S. bishops have made a statement on nuclear power, the church has outlined the ethical case for renewable energy.