James T. Keane, a former associate editor at America, is an editor at Orbis Books in Maryknoll, N.Y.
Mourners participate in a peace march May 6 prior to the funeral Mass of Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan in New York City, May 6, 2016 (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz).
Politics & Society Short Take
March 15, 2017
A monk’s vocation is toward God, not a strategic retreat from something else.
Politics & Society Short Take
February 24, 2017
Almost all major cities in the United States have experienced major decreases in violent crime over the past 25 years.
January 31, 2017
It is a bittersweet day for all who lived and worked at the longtime home of America magazine.
Politics & Society
January 23, 2017
What perils would Jefferson and Franklin warn us against?
Faith Columns
November 09, 2016
Once grouped with the Irish and the Polish as a signally devout Catholic population, the citizens of Quebec are now quite the opposite.
September 28, 2016
"We are more comfortable with Ezra Pound the madman, because we do not want to ponder Pound the monster."
Robie Macauley with Arthur Koestler and Flannery O'Connor at Amana Colonies in Iowa, 9 Oct 1947. (Cmacauley photo/English Wikipedia)
September 20, 2016
If the Christian intellectual is dead, has a Catholic cousin survived?
July 20, 2016
Economic advantage is not the only goal of higher education.
Arts & Culture In All Things
June 24, 2016
I am a firm believer in the power of place.
Bob Dylan
In All Things
May 24, 2016
Charlie Brown is dead, but Bob Dylan is 75 years old today.