NCR Today: As candidate for vice president, Mike Pence became for many the great religious excuse for voting for Donald Trump.
President Trump's new executive order: As part of its goal to protect "the nation from foreign terrorist entry," the new executive order calls for a report on the number of honor killings carried out in the U.S. by "foreign nationals."
Obamacare Replacement. House Republicans' health law replacement plan slashes Medicaid expansion and scrapping the requirement that individuals purchase coverage or pay a fine.
Distinctly Catholic: The Trump administration's ties to a Russian government that is an enemy of the U.S. reveal a deep kind of intellectual and moral corruption.
The new executive order temporarily banning refugees from certain majority-Muslim countries, signed March 6, now excludes Iraq from the ban.
NCR Today: Truth-telling is a bedrock principle of democracy, and Trump's inability to come to terms with the truth on so many occasions is deeply troubling.
NCR Today: What is the response of the Trump administration to Russia's distressing activities? An unnerving silence.
Distinctly Catholic: The best reason not to invite Donald Trump to be graduation speaker is that such an invitation would help normalize his presidency and its threat to democracy.
Security cameras, guards and locks at Jewish community centers don’t come cheap.
This enhanced security — already in place at many JCCs in the wake of scores of bomb threats in recent weeks — will tax these nonprofits’ budgets and divert funds that could be used for their preschools, gyms and programs for the elderly offered to Jews and non-Jews alike.
Two senators — a Democrat and a Republican — say Congress should help.
After months of intense debate, the University of Notre Dame announced that Vice President Mike Pence will be the main graduation speaker this spring.