Attention all DC area NCR fans: On March 30, Georgetown University's Initiative on Catholic Social Thought in Public Life will be hosting a discussion on "Faith, Francis & the 2016 Election." Yours truly will be one of the panelists. You can find out more information and register to attend by clicking here.
At National Review, Kevin Williamson suggests that we close Guantanamo Bay by shooting those held there. And, he suggests that his proposal is consistent with Catholic teaching. huh? I will have more on what is going on at National Review next week. It is appalling.
At America magazine, Gerry O'Connell interviews Archbishop Roberto Gonzalez about the humanitarian crisis in Puerto Rico.
Finally, on this ninth anniversary of the death of my beloved mother, an article I wrote at the time, also at America magazine.