Editorials

Residents wait for soldiers in helicopters to deliver food and water Oct. 13 during recovery efforts following Hurricane Maria in San Lorenzo, Puerto Rico. (CNS photo/Lucas Jackson, Reuters)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsDecember 13, 2017
Future historians may have no idea how many people perished in one of the worst storms in U.S. history.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsDecember 08, 2017
For poor and lower middle-class taxpayers, the bill will mean regressive tax hikes after a few years.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 29, 2017
Catholic leaders have been vocal in their support for the Dream Act. The question is whether strongly worded statements from the U.S. bishops and others will be enough to shake Congress into action.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 21, 2017
If the tragic revelations of the Catholic Church’s sex abuse crisis are any guide, the process of reckoning with problems that have been avoided for decades will itself take decades.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 10, 2017
An undocumented 10-year-old girl with cerebral palsy is not a threat to U.S. national security.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 08, 2017
Cutting the corporate tax and limiting the home mortgage deduction are welcome reforms, but not in service of a windfall for the wealthiest households.