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A woman prays on the Via Dolorosa in the Old City of Jerusalem on Sept. 11. The city is considered sacred to Christians, Jews and Muslims. (CNS photo/Debbie Hill)
Politics & Society Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O’ConnellDecember 06, 2017
Without naming President Trump, the pope urged all nations to "respect the status quo" of Jerusalem in accordance with United Nations resolutions.
A passenger arrives through the U.S. Customs gate Dec. 4 at Logan International Airport in Boston. The Supreme Court will allow the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban to take effect while the legal fight over it winds through the lower courts. (CNS photo/CJ Gunther, EPA)
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Catholic News ServiceDecember 06, 2017
The Supreme Court's order means that the Trump administration can fully carry out the ban -- which is now in its third iteration.
Migrants arrive at Zefyros beach near the coast of the southeastern island of Rhodes, Greece, April 20, 2015. At least three people drowned the day after Pope Francis appealed for the international community to do more to prevent such migrant deaths. (CNS photo/Loukas Mastis, EPA)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeDecember 05, 2017
The United States has removed itself from another international dialogue aimed at tackling a complex international challenge—migration.
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The presidential proclamations would cut the monument by 85 percent.
Politics & Society Short Take
Nathan SchneiderNovember 22, 2017
The goal is not to make sure everyone is safe and secure. It is to enable a few people to do really, really well.
Giant machines dig for brown coal at the open-cast mining Garzweiler in front of a power plant near the city of Grevenbroich in western Germany in April 2014. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner, File)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Kevin ClarkeNovember 17, 2017
“What we need to do is just continue to live out the challenge of ‘Laudato Si’,’ which is to examine our relationship with the earth, with God and with each other to see how we can become better stewards of this gift of the earth.”