Matthew Shadle is a theologian and ethicist who taught most recently at Marymount University in Arlington, Va. He is the author of Interrupting Capitalism: Catholic Social Thought and the Economy (Oxford, 2018), and writes at windowlight.substack.com. He lives with his wife in Peosta, Iowa.
FaithFaith and Reason
A doctorate in theology does not qualify you for much outside of being a theology professor, and I have been nothing but a graduate student or professor since I was 21.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
President Trump’s intervention in the military justice system undermines the idea that soldiers are moral agents at the service of the public good, writes Matthew Shadle of Marymount University.
Arts & CultureIdeas
The Catholic Church has not been quick or consistent in empowering people to address the harmful effects of the new global economy.