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Nick Sawicki is special assistant to the president and editor in chief of America Media.
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In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
On February 7 nbsp President Barack Obama signed the Agricultural Act of 2014 into law The Act is being hailed as a seminal bipartisan piece of legislation with a heavy focus on helping farmers Mr Obama emphasized the fact that the bill would help rural communities in regards to economic develop
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
Every year at Christmas upon my return home I always make an extra effort to visit my alma mater My primary reason is clear to visit friends that I made amongst the faculty and staff when I was a student there and with whom I still try to keep close ties But I do retain a secondary reason for m
Thousands gather in the ballroom for this years' Ignatian Family Teach-In in Washington D.C.
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
I have never met Segundo Montes I have also never met Ignacio Ellacuria or Amando Lopez I have not met Ignacio Martin-Baro Juan Ramon Moreno Joaquin Lopez y Lopez nor Elba Ramos or her daughter Celina The truth is that they all died five years before I was even born These eight individuals li
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
It begins with the woodwinds soft low and warm Next the violins enter at first intermittently and then the brass burst forth with the chorus shortly thereafter Forcing the listener to run the gamut of emotions from fear to joy horror to relief and with overwhelming force and great empowerme
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
M23 rebels laid down their arms in the Democratic Republic of Congo The Supreme Court deliberated nbsp quot official quot prayer Vatican Officials reported Monday that the nbsp Extraordinary Synod of Bishops set for next October which will use materual gathered from an unprecedented 39-point ques
Bryan Cranston portrayed LBJ in the Robert Schenkkan play, "All the Way." Image courtesy of American Repertory Theater.
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
Lyndon Baines Johnson 36th President of the United States had what many consider to be one of the rockiest administrations in the history of the U S presidency From his ascension to office upon the assassination of President Kennedy to the riots in Maryland and the South to the cacophonous Dem
The Ignatian Educator
Nicholas D. Sawicki
The following is a guest post from our intern Nicholas Sawicki The Ignatian Educator welcomes guest contributions from writers scholars teachers students parents or administrators who are interested in joining the conversation about Catholic education Contributors may send guest blog posts to
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
Archbishop Dominique Mamberti Secretary for Relations with States of the Holy See spoke on Wednesday regarding Vatican financial transparency and presented new legislation in the Vatican rsquo s financial laws to reduce any chance of money laundering or the financing of terrorism In his general au
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
Over 300 casualties are reported after a serious 7 8 earthquake is southwestern Pakistan Rescue teams and relief efforts have been swift in response Relief agencies in Syria are currently experiencing issues meeting the demands for assistance leading to the situation to worsen even more so than be
In All Things
Nicholas D. Sawicki
The evening was one that few know about and in some ways seems unlikely On Monday Sept 16 on the eve of the opening of the 68th nbsp session of the United Nations General Assembly leaders from around the world gathered in prayer just a block away from the U N complex at the Church of the Holy