December 9-16, 2013
How to achieve a path to sustainable development is the most important problem facing the world today. It is a phenomenal challenge, unique for our time, and the voice of the church will be central for success. There is no possibility for success unless the world unites in an ethical vision defendin
The euro was a bold initiative, but time has shown how vulnerable the EU structure is.
When Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire in Tunisia on Dec. 17, 2010, the Arab Spring began. Now, three years later, the results hoped for in Middle East have not been realized.
On Sept. 26, 1957, America mailed a check for $50 to Room 362 of the Senate Office Building in Washington, D.C. The check was made out to “Senator John F. Kennedy” and represented payment in full for an article he had written about the ongoing crisis in Algeria (10/5/57). There is no evi
An Absurd ActI very much appreciate “A President for Peace” (11/18), the fine reflection by James W. Douglass. It is wise and insightful. But I must disagree with his assertion that President Kennedy was assassinated as a consequence of his peace policies. The simple passage of time has
Sandy Hook should not have happened. Those 20 children and six teachers and administrators should not have died.
In the years following World War II and continuing after the Second Vatican Council to be an American Catholic novelist often meant to be lapsed The modifier was so ubiquitous that it was unspoken Save for Ron Hansen Alice McDermott Gene Wolfe and a handful of others lost belief remains a prer