Catholics rebuke executive order on climate, energy policy

Eco Catholic: President Donald Trump signed an executive order March 28 that makes it clear environmental protection is not a top priority but behind energy independence and job growth.

Investigation, removal of Florida priest divides parish

The Field Hospital: Fr. Christopher Senk, cleared by a state investigation after accusations of taking financial advantage of a parishioner, remains on leave pending the church's...

Ohio State students fast, protest against university's lease renewal with fast-food chain Wendy's

Two Ohio State University student groups want their school to cut ties with Wendy's unless the fast-food chain joins the Coalition of Immokalee Workers' Fair Food Program.

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French TV inquiry accuses 25 bishops of abuse cover-ups

Paris, France: Clerical sex abusers were often transferred to other parishes or even other countries, according to investigation presented on TV, on website and in new book.

A memoir of loss and the natural world

Book Review: The author believes that seeing nature the way poets do is the only thing that’s going to save nature from destruction caused by overdevelopment, climate change, and pesticides...

Politics

What is the future of our health care?

On March 24, the signature legislative goal of the Trump administration and the Republican Congress went down to defeat. The American Health Care Act was pulled from the floor and it was decided to forget about...

Justice

Walking in the footsteps of migrants

Making a Difference: Recently I was given a unique opportunity to taste some of the bitter hardships endured by fellow human beings fleeing dire circumstances to come to the U.S.

People

Catholics rebuke executive order on climate, energy policy

Eco Catholic: President Donald Trump signed an executive order March 28 that makes it clear environmental protection is not a top priority but behind energy independence and job growth.

Spirituality

A memoir of loss and the natural world

Book Review: The author believes that seeing nature the way poets do is the only thing that’s going to save nature from destruction caused by overdevelopment, climate change, and pesticides. ...

Theology

Trump's budget slashes aid to the poor. Would Jesus have a problem with that?

Since it was unveiled last week, President Donald Trump’s proposed budget has been widely denounced as “immoral” and downright “evil” for boosting defense spending by billions while demanding drastic cuts to...

Media

Dancers express what it is to be black and female

At the Intersection: Lela Aisha Jones and Vershawn Sanders-Ward dance what I try to articulate in words: reflections on the intersections of race, womanhood, history and trauma.

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March 24-April 6, 2017

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