Short Take

Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonOctober 20, 2017
The trouble began when nine students at a weekend party played “Jews vs. Nazis” beer pong.
The “pro-life generation” had a large presence at the annual March for Life in Washington on Jan. 27. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn)
Politics & Society Short Take
Kelsey HazzardOctober 19, 2017
Millennials in the “pro-life generation” are not interested in a culture war, but simply want to save preborn children and their mothers from the tragedy of abortion.
Filipinos light candles and hold a placard during a March 8 protest against the death penalty in Manila, Philippines (CNS photo/Mark R. Cristino, EPA). 
Faith Short Take
Helen C. Prejean, C.S.J.October 12, 2017
At last, a clear, uncompromising stance of moral opposition to the death penalty by the highest authority of the church.
Politics & Society Short Take
Nathan SchneiderOctober 10, 2017
Catholic distributism might have something to offer for those rushing to adopt these new technologies.
Allison Easterbrooks pauses at a memorial for the people killed in Sunday's mass shooting in Las Vegas. Stephen Paddock opened fire on an outdoor music concert on Sunday killing dozens and injuring hundreds (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez).
Politics & Society Short Take
Gerald J. BeyerOctober 06, 2017
Politicians who enable the proliferation of assault weapons are guilty of illicit cooperation in evil.
Politics & Society Short Take
Michael J. GaranziniOctober 05, 2017
Adjunct faculty feel as if they have second-class status, but the real culprit is escalating costs at tuition-dependent universities.