May 28, 2018

Vol.218 / No.12

May 28, 2018

A woman places a flower at a makeshift memorial on April 25 near the Toronto sidewalk where 10 people were killed on April 23 after a van ran into them. (CNS photo/Michael Swan, The Catholic Register)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Dean DettloffMay 02, 2018

Suggesting that people who struggle with their mental health are likely to be violent is dangerous, especially when people with disabilities are more likely to be the victims of violence than perpetrators.

In this image made from video provided by Korea Broadcasting System (KBS), North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, left, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in raise their hands after signing on a joint statement at the border village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone Friday, April 27, 2018. (Korea Broadcasting System via AP)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeMay 07, 2018

Developments on the Korean peninsula have inspired a degree of shock and awe in diplomatic circles.

Nine-month-old Conner Walkenhorst and his mother, Jennifer Walkenhorst, visit in July 2017 with Dr. Nadeem Parkar and Dr. Wilson King, physicians instrumental in the creation of a three-dimensional model of Conner’s heart at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis. The model allowed for detailed planning of the baby’s successful heart transplant surgery. (Betsy Taylor/CHA)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeMay 18, 2018

Going to the margins to provide health services does not always earn Catholic hospitals praise; sometimes it provokes unfriendly scrutiny.

Politics & Society Features
John W. MillerMay 17, 2018

As states continue to close large state-run institutions designed to house large numbers of people with cognitive disabilities, the United States faces a new crisis: a shortage of new nonprofit group homes.

Politics & Society Features
James F. KeenanMay 18, 2018

Pope Francis advocates for the consistent ethic of life in a throwaway culture. Like Cardinal Bernardin many years ago, he defends the sanctity of life at every stage and in every situation.

Young women in front of the U.S. Supreme Court during the 45th annual March for Life in Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 2018 (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz)
Faith Faith in Focus
Christina Gebel May 18, 2018

By enrolling in a largely pro-choice public health program I was able to articulate a pro-life vision that I could truly believe in.

Arts & Culture Books
Nathan SchneiderMay 01, 2018

What if we could make economics uninteresting again?