Politics & SocietyNews Analysis
Robert David Sullivan
While the overall child poverty rate may be historically low after a recovery from the pandemic, there are more specific measures of economic vulnerability for children that are still alarming.
Politics & SocietyNews
Carol Zimmermann - Catholic News Service
As Catholic colleges grapple with how to reopen in the fall, many are already saying they will require their students to be vaccinated for COVID-19 and some schools are also mandating that staff members be vaccinated.
Catholic elementary and secondary schools serve 61.7 million children globally, with an additional 6.5 million students enrolled in Catholic higher education.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Quentin Wodon
The right to an education should respect parental priorities for what values should be learned in school, writes Quentin Wodon of the Global Catholic Education project, and that means school choice.
FaithFaith and Reason
Geoffrey Watson
How do we speak to a generation that, at least on the surface, seems less and less prepared for the difficulties it will face?
FaithFaith and Reason
Shelby Kearns
The diminishing place of religion in higher education and for Christianity’s diminishing place in academia are a great loss to our educational institutions and intellectual life.
Arts & CultureBooks
Elias Crim
In this time when so much seems to be falling apart, the writer/philosopher/farmer Michael Martin is reimagining and even building anew.