Paris has achieved density near public transit without a lot of skyscrapers. (Photo by halbergman on iStock)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsJune 13, 2018
City planners are increasingly alarmed by two trends: a growing shortage of affordable housing and a nationwide decline in public transit ridership.
Baker Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop, pictured right, June 4 (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsJune 08, 2018
This decision offers Catholics—and indeed all Americans—a welcome opportunity to step away from the trenches of the culture war.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 30, 2018
Apparently, just about everything contributes to gun mayhem in the United States—but not the 300 million guns themselves.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 26, 2018
The news from Ireland and the United States reminds us of Herod, of Pharaoh. What culture betrays its children?
Faith Editorials
The EditorsMay 18, 2018
There is no way to meet the present challenge without a significant degree of real loss. But that does not mean these decisions have to be pitched as zero-sum battles.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 18, 2018
Beyond relations with Iran and North Korea, the way Mr. Trump is wielding economic and military power will come with collateral costs.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 15, 2018
Police fired tear gas and pepper spray at thousands of U.S. citizens. The demonstrations received little news coverage. That is because the protests did not happen in Oklahoma or West Virginia but in Puerto Rico.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 02, 2018
The Trump administration shows a lack of respect for the sovereignty of Native American nations.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsMay 02, 2018
The United States can offer this nation’s own grim legacy on abortion as an ominous warning to the Irish people.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsApril 20, 2018
Wisconsin is the 15th state to at least put limits on seizures. Other states should follow suit.