Voices

Kevin Jackson is an assistant producer of audio and video and former O’Hare fellow at America.

Tiger Woods, of the United States, waits to hit on the 13th hole during the first round of the US Open Golf Championship, Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in Mamaroneck, N.Y. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Arts & CultureTelevision
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HBO’s ‘Tiger’ shows that Tiger Woods’s development as a human being came second to his golf.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
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And to those still tempted to go to Washington, D.C.: Please stay home.
Arts & CultureIdeas
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Jason Isbell’s music dares us to practice intentional, engaged listening precisely because that is what Isbell himself is bringing to it.
Arts & CultureTelevision
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The first thing I noticed when tuning into “The Last Dance” were Michael Jordan’s eyes. The second was his glass of tequila.
Politics & SocietyFeatures
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A changing legal landscape in college sports has renewed the discussion of what is “fair” for college athletes when it comes to compensation.
The most trusted institution in the United States, keeping watch in front of the least trusted institution. (iStock/inhauscreative)
Politics & SocietyDispatches
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According to a new survey, a large share of U.S. Catholics still have doubts about the ability of religious leaders to admit and take responsibility for mistakes. But no one fares worse than members of Congress in terms of public trust.
Arts & CultureBooks
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John W. O’Malley's ‘When Bishops Meet’ challenges readers to understand the lasting importance of three monumental councils of the church.
Politics & SocietyNews
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The connection between the Amazon region and the church in the United States runs deeper than it might first appear.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
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The overall tone of the evening was lighthearted and provided a chance for prominent business executives, church leaders and politicians to come together in friendship and charity. This unity was helped by the fact that no one was safe from the jokes of Martin Short, the master of ceremonies for the evening.
Politics & SocietyDispatches
Kevin Jackson
As the number of reported cases of vaping-related illness in the U.S. soars over 1000, many Catholic schools are taking action to prevent vaping among students.