Politics & Society Short TakeMaryann Cusimano LoveJanuary 08, 2020
The U.S. executive branch has long been expanding its powers to wage war, writes Maryann Cusimano Love, but President Trump seems eager to go even further in acting without congressional authorization.
Politics & Society News AnalysisMaryann Cusimano LoveAugust 21, 2019
Without the I.N.F. Treaty, there are no longer any limits on destabilizing intermediate-range weapons. There are also no mechanisms for verification and transparency measures or other confidence-building exchanges among military officials and nuclear arms scientists.
Politics & Society Short TakeMaryann Cusimano LoveMay 09, 2018
Pope Francis had strongly favored the pact, which sought to integrate Iran into the global economy in exchange for remaining nuclear-free.
Maryann Cusimano LoveSeptember 15, 2016
Despite the many pronouncements that the 2016 presidential election cycle is completely unprecedented, the biggest foreign policy debates in which this year’s candidates are engaged are actually very old.
Maryann Cusimano LoveFebruary 18, 2016
"When persecution happens in Nigeria, Pakistan or Iraq, it is not happening to 'others.'
In All ThingsMaryann Cusimano LoveOctober 29, 2015
Ambassador Saperstein's remarks show the promise of pluralism in societies that protect religious freedom, where a Jewish rabbi can stand with a Catholic nun in solidarity against violence and repression.
Maryann Cusimano LoveJuly 21, 2015
The Roman historian Tacitus, writing near the time of Jesus, described how the Pax Romana was experienced by people, like the Celts and Jews, who had been conquered by the Romans: “They make a desolation and call it ‘peace,’” he wrote, quoting Calgacus, a besieged Caledonian
In All ThingsMaryann Cusimano LoveMarch 27, 2013
Holy Week and Easter are where the rubber meets the road of our faith We look horrific suffering and death in the eye and wonder how God can be present through it all calling us closer to new life We are called to be an Easter people But do we truly believe in the resurrection not just as a h
ColumnsMaryann Cusimano LoveDecember 10, 2012
You never know what you’re going to get during the dinner table family roundup of the day’s events. Our kindergartner recently told us: “The king and queen of England used to be really mean. They made everybody go to one church. They wouldn’t let people go to other churches.