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James T. Keane is a senior editor at America.
FaithFaith in Focus
James T. Keane
Got election anxiety? There’s a patron saint for that.
Politics & SocietyExplainer
James T. Keane
The Catholic case for Donald J. Trump
Politics & SocietyExplainer
James T. Keane
The teaching seems cut and dry—and yet there are examples of conscientious objectors, like Dorothy Day, who abstained from voting.
Arts & CultureShort Take
James T. Keane
An exciting new version of Psalm 137 has been discovered, and it gives comfort to a long-suffering people.
FaithExplainer
James T. Keane
Twitter users swapped "pope memes" last week using digitally altered images of Pope Francis celebrating the Eucharist. Was it harmless fun or sacrilege?
Arts & CultureBooks
James T. Keane
Charlie Kaufman's debut novel is not for the faint of heart. But it rewards the effort to read through a story about self-perception and the internal monologues that rattle through all of our heads.
FaithExplainer
James T. Keane
Catholic moral theology can offer some answers.
Arts & CultureCatholic Book Club
James T. Keane
Over the summer the Catholic Book Club read John Kennedy Toole’s darkly comic novel, 'A Confederacy of Dunces,' and this fall we are finishing up our discussion of John Howard Griffin’s 'Black Like Me.'
Arts & CultureOf Many Things
James T. Keane
Twice a year, America publishes special literary issues devoted in their entirety to the world of literature. In Fall Books 2020, a variety of authors and genres are explored, from fiction to poetry to biography and more.
FaithExplainer
James T. KeaneSam Sawyer, S.J.
Are the 40 million U.S. Catholics who are registered Democrats facing the fires of hell? Not according to canon law or the U.S. bishops.