September 4, 2017

Vol.217 / No.5

September 4, 2017

Politics & Society Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.August 24, 2017

If we forget we live in a fallen world we are at risk of using patriotism to replace God.

Magazine Your Take
Our readersAugust 24, 2017

I am 16 years removed, and I am not yet able to forgive the men who orchestrated and carried out the attacks. Maybe one day I will be.

Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersAugust 24, 2017

America's readers view military intervention as often necessary - with genocide as the most cited reason - but always a tough moral call.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsAugust 16, 2017

The way forward is the way of the penitent and prophet.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsAugust 24, 2017

Presuming we are unwilling to outlaw these spectacles, we must mend what we will not end.

Workers at an embroidery factory (iStock/andresr)
Politics & Society Short Take
Kevin ClarkeAugust 23, 2017

Worker productivity has been going up, but wages are not keeping up.

People join a demonstration titled, "City Flotilla, at Sea Against Racism," to protest against the scheduled arrival of the C Star, a ship that an anti-immigrant group has chartered to try and halt migrant arrivals to Europe from Africa and elsewhere, in Catania, Sicily Island, Italy, on July 29. (Orietta Scardino/ANSA via AP)
Politics & Society Dispatches
David StewartAugust 07, 2017

Far-right groups are “crowdfunding” to pay for a purported defense of Europe. The aim of the new-right is to target vessels of various charities and aid agencies that are trying to rescue refugees at risk on the Mediterranean.