February 6, 2017

Vol.216 / No.3

February 6, 2017

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsJanuary 25, 2017

By following through on their promise to repeal “Obamacare” immediately, Republican lawmakers and the new Trump administration are engaging in reckless political theater.

Politics & Society Short Take
Jordan Denari DuffnerJanuary 23, 2017

It should not be difficult for Catholics to acknowledge the reality of Islamophobia.

Politics & Society Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeJanuary 07, 2017

Just five states, Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Missouri and Texas, accounted for all U.S. executions in 2016.

Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinJanuary 11, 2017

Working for a just wage remains a human and moral imperative, Cardinal Seán O'Malley said.

Faith Dispatches
Wyatt MasseyJanuary 13, 2017

Students gather outside the schools before the first day of class, ready to learn new skills or improve their language skills, both of which can be invaluable for making a living in refugee camps.

China's President Xi Jinping speaks in the house of parliament during his two days state visit to Switzerland, in Bern, Switzerland, on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. (Peter Klaunzer/Pool Photo via AP)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Verna YuJanuary 23, 2017

"We must never fall into the trap of erroneous Western thinking and judicial independence."

Faith Features
Eve TushnetJanuary 24, 2017

How ancient traditions have inspired modern-day Christians to forge new bonds of commitment.