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A farm worker trims grape vines in a vineyard in Clarksburg, Calif. In a unanimous ruling Monday, Nov. 27, 2017, the high court in California upheld a law that aims to get labor contracts for farmworkers whose unions and employers do not agree on wages and other working conditions. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsDecember 27, 2017
U.S. agriculture is facing a silent crisis.
Israeli forces fire toward Palestinians near Ramallah, West Bank, during a Dec. 20 protest against U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. (CNS photo/Mussa Qawasma Reuters)
Politics & Society News

JERUSALEM (CNS) -- The status quo of Jerusalem should remain as is until an agreement about the holy city is reached by Palestinians and Israelis, said Archbishop Pierbattista Pizzaballa, apostolic administrator of the Latin Patriarchate of Jerusalem.

Politics & Society Short Take
J. Kevin ApplebyDecember 12, 2017
The Trump administration has made clear its principles on immigration; Catholics should answer with a list of ways to reform the system with fairness and humanity.
Politics & Society Short Take
Margot PattersonDecember 11, 2017
The ‘chaos candidate’ is now our pyromaniac president.
Politics & Society Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellDecember 10, 2017
Sources in the Vatican say they cannot understand how President Trump’s decision to recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Israel can be in the best interests of the United States.
The gold-covered Dome of the Rock at the Temple Mount complex is seen in this overview of Jerusalem's Old City Dec. 6. In an open letter to U.S. President Donald Trump, Christian leaders in Jerusalem said U.S. recognition of the city as the capital of Israel could have dire regional consequences. (CNS photo/Debbie Hill)
Politics & Society News
Drew Christiansen, S.J.December 06, 2017
With today's announcement, President Trump has dispelled any thought that he can broker an agreement in the disputatious Holy Land.