Nathan Schneider, a contributing writer for America, is a reporter and professor of media studies at the University of Colorado Boulder.
THE GOAL. Pope Francis celebrates Mass on the feast of Corpus Christi at the Basilica of St. John Lateran in Rome.
Synod on the Family
Nathan SchneiderSeptember 24, 2014
Editor’s Note. “Families,” Pope Francis noted in a homily on Sept. 14, “are the first place in which we are formed as persons and, at the same time, the ‘bricks’ for the building up of society.” In preparation for the launch of the Synod of Bishops on the Fa
Photo courtesy of People's Climate March
In All Things
Nathan SchneiderSeptember 16, 2014
Paul Mayer who succumbed to cancer last November had a knack for noticing a moral crisis He might have learned it from his German-Jewish parents who whisked him from Frankfurt to New York just before Kristallnacht He grew up to become a Catholic and a Benedictine priest only to leave the clois
Nathan SchneiderDecember 10, 2013
Blacks and Hispanics make up almost 60 percent of the prison population.