September 18, 2017
The reform of the liturgy introduced by Vatican II is here to stay.
Nafta has been the world’s most valuable trade deal, and its consequences are more deeply felt in Mexico than in the United States or Canada.
“I cannot compare it to anything,” Donna Markham, O.P., president of Catholic Charities USA, says of the storm. “The expanse of it…it is bigger than Katrina. The loss of life has not been as great as Katrina, but the damage is just monumental.”
In the face of an emboldened white supremacy movement, I find the defensive posture of some conservatives more and more trying.
In our search for viable economic models, we would do well to look to the cooperatives and collective enterprises that have worked well elsewhere, including some surprisingly long-lived examples from northern Italy.
My father was a decorated New York City police officer, but he retired early to focus on his drinking.