Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsAugust 23, 2017
The president prefers to continue to campaign and stir up mobs instead of attempting to govern and serve the country.
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 & Society Features
In the face of an emboldened white supremacy movement, I find the defensive posture of some conservatives more and more trying.
Politics & Society Dispatches

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- The stories come in dribs and drabs on the evening news or in timelines via Twitter, but they're steady.

People join a demonstration titled, "City Flotilla, at Sea Against Racism," to protest against the scheduled arrival of the C Star, a ship that an anti-immigrant group has chartered to try and halt migrant arrivals to Europe from Africa and elsewhere, in Catania, Sicily Island, Italy, on July 29. (Orietta Scardino/ANSA via AP)
Politics & Society Dispatches
David StewartAugust 07, 2017
Far-right groups are “crowdfunding” to pay for a purported defense of Europe. The aim of the new-right is to target vessels of various charities and aid agencies that are trying to rescue refugees at risk on the Mediterranean.
Politics & Society Short Take
Antonio De Loera-BrustAugust 03, 2017
The United States’ status as a nation of immigrants has never been perfect.
Diana Martinez, who had been deported from the United States, stands on the bridge linking El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico, in February 2016. (CNS photo/Nancy Wiechec)
Politics & Society Dispatches
Jan-Albert HootsenAugust 02, 2017
Many Mexicans who lived most of their lives in the United States have been forced to return to a country they hardly know.