Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottNovember 08, 2017
There is little question that what the government is doing is not only illegal but inhumane and unnecessary.
Politics & Society Short TakeJim McDermottNovember 06, 2017
The real problem is not the offering of prayers in the face of tragedy but the interpretation of what prayer entails.
Politics & Society FeaturesJim McDermottNovember 02, 2017
The voters I spoke with were not single-issue voters, and they showed a comfort with, even insistence on, complexity around a range of issues that are part of our national conversation.
Faith DispatchesJim McDermottOctober 19, 2017
Upward of 3,000 buildings have been destroyed just in Santa Rosa, a city of 175,000 people.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottOctober 11, 2017
The sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church is a warning that Hollywood cannot try to minimize or downplay the actions of Harvey Weinstein.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottOctober 06, 2017
“Celebrating Columbus Day does not honor their story and their struggle and their history; it insults it.”
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottSeptember 18, 2017
It is not only Anaheim, but Southern California as a whole that finds itself in the midst of a homelessness emergency.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottSeptember 13, 2017
“Our vision is growth. We’re the largest archdiocese in the country, largest Catholic school system in the country, and we still feel like we’re underserving our population."
Politics & SocietyJim McDermottAugust 30, 2017
The thing you hear again and again about Diana is that like Pope Francis, she “saw” the people around her.
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottAugust 28, 2017
Climate change is the real battle before us, a battle quite possibly against extinction. It sounds ridiculously fantastic to put it like that; if only we had dragons and a Night King to help us believe.