Politics & Society NewsRyan Di CorpoJune 26, 2020
George Williams, S.J., the Catholic chaplain at San Quentin, spoke with America about conditions inside the prison and what needs to be done to protect its especially at-risk inmates.
Arts & Culture FilmRyan Di CorpoJune 21, 2020
Bryce Dallas Howard makes her directorial debut with the new documentary "Dads," available from Apple TV+.
Politics & Society DispatchesRyan Di CorpoJune 19, 2020
Tenants across the country may face eviction in August as courts reopen and protections created to respond to Covid-19 crisis are lifted.
Politics & Society NewsRyan Di CorpoJune 18, 2020
“First, to DACA youth, through today’s decision and beyond,” the bishops said in a statement issued on June 18, “we will continue to accompany you and your families. You are a vital part of our church and our community of faith. We are with you.”
Politics & Society NewsRyan Di CorpoJune 05, 2020
In a surprise appearance, Cardinal Peter Turkson, prefect of the Vatican’s Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development, said that racism destroys the brotherhood to which God calls all people.
Politics & Society DispatchesRyan Di CorpoMay 07, 2020
What is the way forward for Catholic colleges? Most Catholic institutions are doing their best to survive on their own resources while hoping for an additional stimulus package from Congress.
Arts & Culture BooksRyan Di CorpoApril 24, 2020
Jim Forest's memoir functions as both a personal history and a snapshot of a tumultuous era in American society—the 1960s—when Forest solidified his opposition to unjust war and his faith in active nonviolence.
Politics & Society NewsRyan Di CorpoApril 16, 2020
On April 9, the international Catholic publishing powerhouse Bayard announced that it would soon cease print publication of four magazines: Catechist, Hopeful Living, Today’s Catholic Teacher and Catholic Digest.
Arts & Culture FilmRyan Di CorpoApril 11, 2020
Todd Haynes’s second feature film, starring Julianne Moore as a woman isolated by a mysterious illness, resonates anew in our sudden quarantine, writes America’s Ryan Di Corpo.
Politics & Society NewsRyan Di CorpoApril 03, 2020
Msgr. Kevin Sullivan, the executive director of Catholic Charities of New York, said that the needs of the homeless—for shelter, food and mental health assistance—have not changed during this time of crisis.