James T. Keane is a Senior Editor at America Media.
Faith News
James T. KeaneOctober 11, 2017
Sheen's niece has sought to have Sheen’s remains disinterred and moved to St. Mary’s Cathedral in Peoria. The Archdiocese of New York disagrees.
Arts & Culture Vantage Point
James T. KeaneSeptember 28, 2017
“Hugh Hefner, a Chicago man, keeps sending us copies of his magazine, Playboy.”
Arts & Culture Last Take
James T. KeaneAugust 31, 2017
The new guy at America's office discovers technology passed him by.
Mourners participate in a peace march May 6 prior to the funeral Mass of Jesuit Father Daniel Berrigan in New York City, May 6, 2016 (CNS photo/Gregory A. Shemitz).
Politics & Society Short Take
James T. KeaneMarch 15, 2017
A monk’s vocation is toward God, not a strategic retreat from something else.
Politics & Society Short Take
James T. KeaneFebruary 24, 2017
Almost all major cities in the United States have experienced major decreases in violent crime over the past 25 years.
James T. KeaneJanuary 31, 2017
It is a bittersweet day for all who lived and worked at the longtime home of America magazine.
Politics & Society
James T. KeaneJanuary 23, 2017
What perils would Jefferson and Franklin warn us against?
Faith Columns
James T. KeaneNovember 09, 2016
Once grouped with the Irish and the Polish as a signally devout Catholic population, the citizens of Quebec are now quite the opposite.
James T. KeaneSeptember 28, 2016
"We are more comfortable with Ezra Pound the madman, because we do not want to ponder Pound the monster."
Robie Macauley with Arthur Koestler and Flannery O'Connor at Amana Colonies in Iowa, 9 Oct 1947. (Cmacauley photo/English Wikipedia)
James T. KeaneSeptember 20, 2016
If the Christian intellectual is dead, has a Catholic cousin survived?