Politics & Society NewsThomas J. ReeseOctober 15, 2020
One tip: Keep partisan politics out of the parish bulletin and the parish website.
Politics & Society Short TakeThomas J. ReeseSeptember 28, 2020
To argue that a person’s religious beliefs are not or should not be influential in how they approach judicial questions shows an ignorance of history and politics.
Politics & Society Short TakeThomas J. ReeseSeptember 24, 2020
Ruth Bader Ginsburg thought the ruling in Roe v. Wade was correct but too sweeping.
Politics & Society NewsThomas J. ReeseSeptember 22, 2020
The 16th annual National Catholic Prayer Breakfast is dividing Catholics along partisan lines because it will honor President Trump's attorney general a little more than a month before the November election.
Politics & Society ColumnsThomas J. ReeseAugust 31, 2020
American Catholics had seen the problems the church got into in Europe when hierarchy aligned itself with specific rulers or political parties. American Catholics, including most bishops, did not want to go down that road.
Politics & Society News AnalysisThomas J. ReeseAugust 04, 2020
Thomas J. Reese looks at over 160 press releases to analyze the posture of the U.S. bishops toward the Trump administration.
Politics & Society Short TakeThomas J. ReeseMarch 25, 2020
In a pandemic, no one is safe unless we are all safe, writes Thomas J. Reese, S.J. In the United States, we did not prepare for a pandemic, but it is not too late for solidarity.
Politics & Society ColumnsThomas J. ReeseMarch 03, 2020
Democratic candidates tend to focus instead on other voter groups: blacks, Hispanics, LGBTQ people, young people, teachers and women.
Faith ColumnsThomas J. ReeseFebruary 05, 2020
As early as 1994, while McCarrick was archbishop of Newark, a woman expressed concerns about McCarrick to the papal nuncio in Washington, Agostino Cacciavillan.