War & Peace

Arts & Culture Books
Thomas MaierAugust 16, 2017
As social observers, generally from opposite ends of the political spectrum, both men were keenly aware of England’s long-held class divisions.
Politics & Society Short Take
Antonio De Loera-BrustAugust 15, 2017
“Nukemap” is a simulator that allows you to conduct a mock nuclear strike.
Faith News
After reciting the Angelus prayer on the feast of the Assumption, the pope asked Mary to obtain "for everyone consolation and a future of serenity and harmony."
Arts & Culture Books
Paul LauritzenAugust 15, 2017
Paul Lauritzen reviews "War: An Enquiry" by A. C. Grayling
Politics & Society Dispatches
Michael J. O'LoughlinAugust 11, 2017

Catholic leaders in Guam, the U.S. island territory caught in the middle of an escalating war of words between President Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, are urging calm and asking believers to pray for peace.

Politics & Society News
The "high certainty of catastrophic death and destruction from any military action must prompt the United States to work with others in the international community for a diplomatic and political solution based on dialogue."