Just Catholic: The level of political discussion in the U.S. is painfully low, and the level of dishonesty is alarmingly high.
Just Catholic: The way Zika is transmitted and its connection to birth defects has raised the issue of contraception again in the Catholic church.
Just Catholic: Married priesthood supporters argue for the whole church's tradition of married clergy, while those opposed point to studies and potential expenses.
Just Catholic: There was no real coverage of the 43rd March for Life. Isn't discussion about abortion newsworthy?
Just Catholic: El Chapo's recapture provides laudatory headlines, but forget political posturing, the real discussion about guns, drugs and people crossing the U.S.-Mexico border is about poverty.
Just Catholic: Things were pretty much unchanged for women in 2015. In Afghanistan, a 27-year-old woman was lynched by a superstitious mob. Elsewhere, Catholics argued that women cannot image Christ.
Just Catholic: Let's connect the dots between climate change, excessive building, and money.
Just Catholic: I think it is a serious misstep on the part of the powers-that-be to assume that a) everybody knows what went on at the synod; b) anybody cares.
Just Catholic: As an evil slime spreads over so much of the world, we stare in amazement. Where did this come from? How can this happen? Who is guiding this?
Just Catholic: You get the impression that the synod participants are not talking with but rather at each other, and that everybody is angrily defending … what?