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Editorial: Texas storm's aftermath a lesson in the need for government

We say: Texas has proved to be the "perfect storm" for assessing a future in which a deregulated and underspending government fails to respond to catastrophic events, especially those caused by climate change.

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Editorial: Essential workers deserve a raise

We say: Catholic tradition clearly supports paying workers a fair, living wage for their labor: multiple references in Scripture, the preferential option for the poor in Catholic social teaching, the words of Rerum Novarum and recent comments from Pope Francis.

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Editorial: Biden's executive orders on immigration are just a start

We say: Returning to some version of the pre-Trump era is a minimal start. Justice requires a much deeper commitment to seeking the truth about our history in order to accomplish comprehensive immigration reform.

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Editorial: NCR thanks the US bishops (well, their news service)

We say: The work of Catholic News Service, which has covered every significant event in the life of church or country for the past 100 years, remains a real service, in the truest sense of the word.

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