The "Religion and Politics" survey by Pew Research released Jan. 27 finds Americans have a kinder view of atheists as potential presidential timber than before.
Book Review: John Norris's excellent biography, Mary McGrory: The First Queen of Journalism, offers a balanced portrait of a complex woman.
Commentary: The pro-life movement's new energy comes in part from a growing U.S. consensus on abortion, a consensus unfortunately not reflected in most public discussions of abortion.
Catholic admonitions about inclusion mixed with strong political language before the March of Life got underway Jan. 22 in Washington. Nearly 50,000 attended the rally at the Washington Monument.
NCR Today: From his first day in office, Obama's critics refused to acknowledge his achievements, but his strategies and staff have made real progress with Iran.
NCR Today: In the current U.S. political climate, immigration will continue to be a hot-button issue -- but with no resolution in sight.
NCR Today: Oh yes, I watched the State of the Union address on Jan. 12. Given that I am a certifiable political nerd, I simply would not have missed it!
Cardinal Christoph Schönborn of Vienna, president of the executive council of the World Apostolic Congress on Mercy, corresponded with Richard Masterson, scheduled to be put to death Wednesday in Texas.
Confronted by an “activist atheist,” Marco Rubio said he’ll champion a country where “no one is forced to violate their conscience." Rubio was asked about his new television ad.
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to review President Barack Obama's executive actions expanding Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans and Lawful Permanent Residents.