Politics & SocietyInterviews
Bill McCormick, S.J.
In the elections of 2016 and 2020, Trump lost the popular vote. Yet he managed to win some of the most loyal Democratic communities in the nation.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Peter Lucier
Every self-styled “patriot” who stormed the Capitol yesterday disgraced the legacy of American activists and soldiers.
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Elana Schor, Associated Press
The Rev. and Sen.-elect Raphael Warnock shares more than a party with President-elect Joe Biden: Both Democrats made faith a central part of their political identity on the campaign trail — and their victories are emboldening religious liberals.
Trump supporters try to break through a police barrier on Jan. 6 at the Capitol in Washington. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Bill McCormick, S.J.
Will the Republican Party reject the counterfeit politics of conspiracy and fantasy? If not, writes Bill McCormick, S.J., the violence of Jan. 6 will not be an isolated event.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Bryan N. Massingale
What we saw today is a clear declaration that many white people would rather live in a white dictatorship than in a multiracial democracy.
People without masks hold an American flag next to a bust of George Washington doing the same
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Mark Pattison - Catholic News Service
Dozens of Catholics were among more than 2,000 religious and community leaders who urged Congress to reject any effort to overturn the results of November’s presidential election.