Nathan Schneider, a contributing writer for America, is a reporter and professor of media studies at the University of Colorado Boulder.
Pope Francis leads the Benediction following eucharistic adoration in St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican June 2. Catholics gathered at the same time for eucharistic adoration in cathedrals and parishes around the world for the first Vatican-organized global holy hour. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Faith in Focus
Nathan SchneiderMarch 07, 2017
Whether you are pro-Trump or anti-Trump—you're still transacting in the attention economy of Trump.
Mark Zuckerberg, chairman and CEO of Facebook, waves at the CEO summit during the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Lima, Peru.
Politics & Society In All Things
Nathan SchneiderFebruary 21, 2017
With his 5,800-word manifesto on “Building Global Community,” the Facebook C.E.O. seems to be easing ever more into his role as benevolent dictator of the media universe.
Faith In All Things
Nathan SchneiderFebruary 17, 2017
The love and healing to be found in prayer and meditation are available to all.
Politics & Society
Nathan SchneiderJanuary 27, 2017
Elites are defined less by the position they hold than by their pretense to dictate reality.
A protester faces off with a line of riot police during a demonstration after the inauguration of President Donald Trump, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Politics & Society In All Things
Nathan SchneiderJanuary 22, 2017
Anarchism calls for a politics that doesn’t begin and end with politicians.
Faith In All Things
Nathan SchneiderJanuary 17, 2017

Long homilies risk charging in as an interruption on the main event: the Eucharist.

Politics & Society In All Things
Nathan SchneiderJanuary 04, 2017
Early Wednesday morning, the city council passed a measure that enables housing cooperatives to form in Boulder's neighborhoods.
In All Things
Nathan SchneiderNovember 30, 2016
In the post-election coming-out party for fake news, people seem more willing to pay for the real thing.
Politics & Society In All Things
Nathan SchneiderNovember 17, 2016
An interview with Jordan Flaherty, author of 'No More Heroes: Grassroots Challenges to the Savior Mentality.'
Robie Macauley with Arthur Koestler and Flannery O'Connor at Amana Colonies in Iowa, 9 Oct 1947. (Cmacauley photo/English Wikipedia)
Faith Columns
Nathan SchneiderNovember 16, 2016
I had a lot to learn in order to pass for a Roman Catholic.