US Politics

SUCCESS STORY. Michael Gordon, left, has become a manager for a furniture bank run by Caritas, an agency providing services to homeless people in Richmond, Va. (CNS photo/Jay Paul)
Paul Ryan October 02, 2014
Paul Ryan: There is a lot of untapped potential in this country; I have seen it firsthand.
Sean Salai, S.J. August 20, 2014
Father Greg Boyle S J is an American Jesuit priest who works with Los Angeles street gangs as the founding director of Homeboy Industries in California nbsp Before founding Homeboy Industries as a non-profit ministry to his neighborhood rsquo s predominantly Hispanic gang members in 2001 Father
John McLaughlin and Richard Nixon
By the spring of 1973, the break-in at the Democratic National Committee headquarters in the Watergate office complex in Washington, D.C., had become a sensation but not yet an obsession.
David J. O'Brien March 12, 2014
Michael Novak’s autobiography is another remarkable American success story.
James W. Douglass November 06, 2013
The day President John F. Kennedy was murdered, a Divine Word seminarian walked up the hill to our family’s apartment in Rome to tell my wife Sally and me the terrible news. Seeking wisdom, I wrote Dorothy Day, who had stayed with us the previous spring on a pilgrimage to Rome to thank Pope Jo
The Rev. John P. Beal June 21, 2004
When Cardinal Francis Arinze, prefect of the Vatican Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments, was asked at a press conference in Rome on April 23 whether Senator John F. Kerry should be denied Communion, he responded: “The law of the church is clear. The church exists in the United