In Appalachia and Wisconsin, two approaches to the opioid crisis

Global Sisters Report: In the gritty depths of the strip-mining South and in a university town in the Midwest, two Catholic sisters are working to create a future in which opioid addicts have options beyond the next fix. 

To stem opioid crisis, investment coalition pressures supply chain

In response to destruction caused by opioid addiction in the U.S., faith-based groups have partnered with labor union pension funds and other fund managers to improve accountability and corporate culture in pain pill manufacturers and distributors.

'Time's Up': Catholics gather in Philadelphia to protest clergy sex abuse

The "Time's Up: Catholics Demand Truth" gathering took place across the street from the Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul, part of a national series of such events across the U.S.

Labor unions rally in support of immigrants, against child detention

In a show of unity and peaceful resistance under a steamy August sun, approximately 2,000 union members gathered to protest Trump administration immigration policies, making common cause on an issue that sometimes has divided them.