Who will care for the guards?


Our July 4 guest is Eve Tushnet, a contributing writer for America and author of Gay and Catholic: Accepting My Sexuality, Finding Community, Living My Faith and Amends: A Novel.


We discuss her recent article, “You have heard it said: Visit the imprisoned. But what about their guards?

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There were 69 million refugees last year. What is being done to help them?

Announcing the winner of the 2018 Anne Frank Essay Competition

Synod working document: Young Catholics need church that listens to them

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