At Commonweal, Tony Annett examines the reception of Centesimus Annus in 1991, and what Cardinal Turkson had to say about that document last week. Only n America, was Pope John Paul II understood essentially as a neo-con Republcan.
At RNS, Mark Silk beats back the meme that Donald Trump s the candidate of the dispossessed, looking at exit polls that show the breadth of his support across demographics.
Our friends at JubileeUSA examine the Supreme Court's hearing on the Puerto Rican bankruptcy case. Most everyone thinks of Supreme Court nominees in terms of their stances on hot button culture issues. I am more concerned with the Court's habit of enforcing unjust contracts and deferring to corporate rights.