Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsDecember 06, 2019
Why we need legislation to clarify the scope of executive privilege and to establish a streamlined legal process to resolve such claims.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsDecember 02, 2019
President Trump has raised the stakes in the impeachment drama by questioning the integrity and motives of civil servants who have chosen to testify at the congressional hearings.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsDecember 01, 2019
“Plague: Untold Stories of AIDS and the Catholic Church,” an ambitious podcast created and hosted by America’s national correspondent, Michael J. O’Loughlin, premiers Dec. 1.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 15, 2019
Hate crimes, particularly directed at the Jewish community, are stubbornly persistent both worldwide and in the United States, the editors write.
Faith Editorials
The EditorsNovember 11, 2019
As the U.S. bishops begin their meetings with Pope Francis, held every five years, here are some of the topics that need to be discussed.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsNovember 01, 2019
The Pew Research Center recently declared that so-called nones, or the religiously unaffiliated, make up 26 percent of the U.S. population, up from 17 percent only a decade ago.
Faith Editorials
The EditorsOctober 28, 2019
One of the most significant questions we now face in the church is how to commit to the path of “synodal conversion,” overcoming fear and distrust.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsOctober 11, 2019
Mr. Trump's turnabout is bad for the Kurds, bad for the campaign against ISIS and bad for whatever still remains of the nation’s international credibility.
Politics & Society Editorials
The EditorsOctober 09, 2019
While enough facts are still unknown that a decision on impeachment itself is premature, an inquiry is absolutely necessary, the editors write.
Faith News
The EditorsOctober 07, 2019
Follow America's coverage of the 2019 Synod on the Amazon.