A Catholic advocacy group has launched a national postcard campaign that asks Macy's and Kohl's to add a fair trade clothing item to their department store shelves.
NCR Today: For the first time since 1971, capital punishment support is less than 50 percent, according to a Pew Research Center poll.
About 80 LGBT Catholics and their supporters marched near Central Park and listened to speeches at Columbus Circle advocating greater acceptance in the church Oct. 2.
In the first week of its new term, the Supreme Court reviewed the extent that racial bias might have played in a 1995 death penalty sentence.
NCR Today: Despite the lack of reform overall, I am concentrating for the moment on the successes made in Missouri as we look toward a new legislative session in January.
Preview: Jesuit Refugee Services and Catholic sisters are working to help deported Haitians and citizens of the Dominican Republic survive at the countries' border.
Editorial: The opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture justifies hope that our better angels will ultimately prevail.
Bishop Robert McElroy said the Catholic community was saddened by the shooting death of Alfred Olango of El Cajon during a confrontation with police officers Sept. 27.
NCR Today: Major opposition has developed to the construction of an oil pipeline near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota, but I don't see much support from the Catholic community.
A small c catholic: The deathbed volunteer work lots of us did in the early days has given way to bingo, but the call to compassion worldwide remains.