Special Report on the 2008 Primaries

Matt Malone, S.J., once described himself as a "terminal politico," so you can imagine how much fun he’s having this month. It’s like every day is Christmas--or every Tuesday, at least. Around here, we’re fortunate to hear his insights over lunch or during editorial meetings, and now we’re excited to offer you the same. Here’s Matt’s his up-to-the minute analysis of the 2008 presidential primaries, available only online. Read "The First Political Casualty of 2008." Tim Reidy
Comments are automatically closed two weeks after an article's initial publication. See our comments policy for more.

Advertisement

The latest from america

Pope Francis issued a letter to Catholics around the world Monday condemning the "crime" of priestly sexual abuse and its cover-up and demanding accountability.
Bishop Lawrence T. Persico of Erie, Pa., speaks during a meeting in late January at the headquarters of U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops in Washington. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
“I think we need complete transparency if we’re going to get the trust of the people back,” said Erie Bishop Lawrence T. Persico.
Mélanie Thierry as Marguerite Duras in “Memoir of War.” © Music Box Films
The film tells the story of a woman who worked for the German-controlled Vichy government but secretly joined the Resistance movement.
A. W. Richard Sipe (photo: Facebook)
Sipe's research into celibacy and priestly sexual behavior helped guide the work of church leaders and others responding to the clergy sexual abuse crisis.
Catholic News ServiceAugust 17, 2018