Politics & Society

This image released by the Minya governorate media office shows bodies of victims killed when gunmen stormed a bus in Minya, Egypt, Friday, May 26, 2017 (Minya Governorate Media office via AP).
Politics & Society Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellMay 26, 2017
The attack in central Egypt today killed at least 26 people, including children aged 2 to 4, and wounded 25 others.
Politics & Society Short Take
Meghan J. ClarkMay 26, 2017
The data and facts are clear: If you care about working families and sound economic policy, SNAP is the program for you.
Politics & Society Dispatches
Ellen K. BoegelMay 26, 2017
Discussions that lead to cooperative compliance are better than banning speech.
Politics & Society jesuitical
Olga SeguraMay 26, 2017
What does the word rabbi mean? And is a priest just the Catholic version of a rabbi?
Pope Francis talks with U.S. President Donald Trump during a private audience at the Vatican May 24 (CNS photo/Paul Haring).
Politics & Society Short Take
Zac DavisMay 26, 2017
I am praying that Pope Francis’ words have a lasting impact on the president.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos shakes hands with Alexis Stratton, a freshman at Providence Cristo Rey High School in Indianapolis, during the secretary's May 23 visit to the school. (CNS photo/John Shaughnessy, The Criterion)
Politics & Society News
The secretary of education arrived in Indiana's capital to address the national policy summit of the American Federation for Children, a national advocacy organization for school choice.