Links for 08/31/15

In yesterday's NYTimes, Ross Douthat has a great analysis of the Trump phenomenon and what it portends. 

At Our Sunday Visitor, a look at how the papal visit will impact the Latino community in the US. This will be the biggest story for the papal visit, which is not to say it will be the most reported story.

In yesterday's WaPo, the pope's commitment to popular religion, and why some intellectuals do not approve. I am with the people and the pope on this one. The people want to touch the holy. The intellectuals think they already are holy. Not surprising which groups touches the pope's heart!

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