Despite support in rural and suburban areas, the head of the far-right, xenophobic National Front faces more challenges than Trump or Brexit — including her even more extremist niece.
Over 70 presidents at Catholic institutions have pledged their support for students attending their schools who are legally protected by the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.
Viewpoint: The church must do more to build a comprehensive theory on the evils of gun violence, in much the way that the U.S. bishops built a theory on the evils of nuclear weapons.
Trump Administration: Many of Trump's appointments so far are people of faith; some are supported or opposed by different faith groups; others have made public statements or taken actions regarding different faith groups. Here is a list of Trump's picks to date and a description of their relationship to religion.
Both our faith and our citizenship call us to protect those whom others would want to separate out by marking them as different, as other, as somehow inferior.
NCR Today: We are entering into dangerous grounds and Americans who cherish our civil and constitutional liberties have got to be vigilant.
Commentary: My hope is you will hear my pain and rage, and that I have a big enough heart to listen to you.
Commentary: Why did Catholic "deplorables" support the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump? The mainstream media, including progressive Catholics, think we are — like President-elect Trump — intolerant, racist, and misogynistic.
Eco Catholic: The students plan to call their elected representatives in Congress Friday to prevent an appointment of Myron Ebell, a known climate skeptic.
Faith and Justice: Predicting turnout of voters is very difficult and Clinton underperfomed in comparison with Obama with some groups whom the pundits expected her to do better.