Arts & CultureTheater
Meghan J. Clark
Written in the 1930s, George Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess” has always been controversial.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Meghan J. Clark
We are bad at talking about women’s bodies—a fact that constrains and distorts our conversations about and policies related to women’s health.
FaithFaith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.Robert P. ImbelliKevin AhernMeghan J. ClarkMichael J. O’Loughlin
“Rejoice and be glad!” is what Jesus said on the Sermon on the Mount. It is also the title of Pope Francis’ new apostolic exhortation on holiness in everyday life.
FaithShort Take
Meghan J. Clark
The call to holiness is at once personal and communal—pushing us to actively build the kingdom of God.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Meghan J. Clark
The president’s apparent lack of knowledge about the U.S. immigration system and the complexities of Africa is especially concerning to anti-poverty volunteers.
Arts & CultureFilm
Meghan J. Clark
“Thor: Ragnarok” is an entertaining film with a powerful and needed message: ignore history at your peril.
Rescue personnel help an injured woman after a car ran into a large group of protesters after an white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., on Aug. 12. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Meghan J. Clark
In the wake of Charlottesville, mere “non-racism” is not an option. It recognizes the evil of white supremacy but washes its hands of responsibility.
Gal Gadot in "Wonder Woman" (CNS photo/Warner Bros.)
Arts & CultureFilm
Meghan J. Clark
Wonder Woman finds hope and beauty in humanity despite the darkness that looms beneath.
Politics & SocietyShort Take
Meghan J. Clark
The data and facts are clear: If you care about working families and sound economic policy, SNAP is the program for you.
A woman prays in Cali, Colombia, in this April 13, 2014, file photo. (CNS photo/Christian Escobar Mora, EPA)
Synod on the Family
Meghan J. Clark
In "Amoris Laetitia" Pope Francis highlights another group on the margins: victims of domestic violence.