People struggle with a Confederate flag as a crowd of white nationalists are met by a group of counter-protesters in early August in Charlottesville, Va. (CNS photo/Justin Ide, Reuters)
Politics & SocietyOf Many Things
Matt Malone, S.J.
Why is the statue of General Lee gone and the statue of General Sherman still there?
Counterprotesters hold signs and chant at the Statehouse before a planned "Free Speech" rally by conservative organizers begin on the adjacent Boston Common, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Michael J. O’Loughlin
“For too long, the sin of racism has lived and thrived in our communities and even in some of our churches.”
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Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service
"We can overcome evil with good if we stand together."
Politics & Society
Olga Segura
Last week, as events unfolded in Charlottesville, Va., my black Dominican father was pulled over by I.C.E.
An immigration rally takes place April 18 outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington. The U.S. bishops' migration committee chair in a July 18 statement urged President Donald Trump to "ensure permanent protection" for youth under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. (CNS photo/Tyler Orsburn) 
Politics & SocietyFeatures
Ashleen Menchaca-Bagnulo
In the face of an emboldened white supremacy movement, I find the defensive posture of some conservatives more and more trying.
Two people comfort Joseph Culver of Charlottesville, Va., Aug. 12 as he kneels at a late night vigil to pay his respects for a friend injured in a car attack on counter-protesters rallying against white nationalists. (CNS photo/Jim Bourg, Reuters)
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Jim McDermott
How do you continue to “bear witness” when every three or four days there is another crisis?