Nick Sawicki is special assistant to the president and editor in chief of America Media.

Arts & Culture Books
Nicholas D. SawickiSeptember 07, 2018
Facing the reality of a defunded and sorely understaffed State Department and with the growing presence of active and retired military personnel in policy-making processes in an increasingly complicated global community, this book raises an important question: What hope is there for the future of
Nicholas D. SawickiFebruary 18, 2016
'Structures of Grace,' by Kevin Ahern
A FAMILY TRADITION. The Reagan family at Sunday dinner in “Blue Bloods.”
Nicholas D. SawickiJanuary 28, 2016
'Blue Bloods' makes us examine our own motives, relationships and faith.
PEOPLE AS PROPERTY. A policeman makes his way through an abandoned human trafficking camp in northern Malaysia, May 2015.
Nicholas D. SawickiJuly 21, 2015
The Vatican’s gardens are lush. Palm trees create a canopy unique to that part of the world, marble buildings punctuate the landscape, often at unexpected turns, and it is not unusual to see members of the papal staff or cardinals scurrying about, either hurrying off to a meeting or pacing in
In All Things
Nicholas D. SawickiJuly 20, 2015
In a recent news story shared here nbsp at America it was reported that George Cardinal Pell Vatican Secretary for the Economy offered a critique of Pope Francis rsquo recent encyclical nbsp ldquo Laudato Si rsquo rdquo In an interview with the nbsp Financial Times nbsp on July 16 Pell sta
Nicholas D. SawickiOctober 15, 2014
'Teach Me to Be Generous,' by Anthony Andreassi
In All Things
Nicholas D. SawickiAugust 06, 2014
Archbishop Sir David Moxon KNZM the Archbishop of Canterbury rsquo s Personal Representative to the Holy See was formerly the Bishop of Waikato Senior Bishop of the New Zealand Diocese and the Anglican Archbishop and Primate of the Church in Aotearna New Zealand and Polynesia nbsp A native of
In All Things
Nicholas D. SawickiAugust 01, 2014
Trafficking is an issue "that transcends economic and political structures.”
The Mosque said to contain the remains of the Prophet Jonah was destroyed by ISIS militants last week.
In All Things
Nicholas D. SawickiJuly 29, 2014
Buried in the depths of a great fish caught in the darkness of the sea and perhaps never to see the light of day again the Prophet Jonah cried out ldquo Out of my distress I called to the Lord and He answered me From the midst of the netherworld I cried for help and You heard my voice rdquo
In All Things
Nicholas D. SawickiJune 29, 2014
The Republic of Haiti for the first time in 215 years has finally instituted a law that bans the enslavement of other human beings Chad has begun taking firm action against the forcing of children into militia groups Switzerland in similar developments had finally closed a legal loophole that