March 19, 2018

Vol.218 / No.6

March 19, 2018

Faith Of Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.March 08, 2018

Bernice was smiling because she was free. Her horizon, which was her hope, was not her bed, or the ward, or the hospital—not even this world. Bernice’s eyes were fixed on the hope of heaven.

Magazine Your Take
Our readersMarch 09, 2018

“The author seems to think he understands China better than we do.”

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Politics & Society Your Take
Our readersMarch 09, 2018

Respondents who named health care as their priority for state elections frequently specified the issue: how universal health care would benefit everyone.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMarch 08, 2018

This year, an ancient symbol saw its significance magnified all the more on a tragic Ash Wednesday.

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Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMarch 09, 2018

More and more public policy is being decided at the state level but trustworthy sources of information about state capitals are fast disappearing.

Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMarch 09, 2018

The foundational flaw with the proposed reform is the stripping away of choice, and the dignity that comes with it, from low-income Americans.

Politics & Society Short Take
Meghan J. ClarkFebruary 13, 2018

The president’s apparent lack of knowledge about the U.S. immigration system and the complexities of Africa is especially concerning to anti-poverty volunteers.