Will Pope Francis speak out against the death penalty when he visits the U.S.? And if so, could it be a turning point?
NCR Today: The boycotts, divestment and sanctions tactic has been used to pressure U.S. companies to stop illegally profiting from the Israeli occupation. However, Israeli occupation supporters have strongly counter-attacked.
Kim Davis was found in contempt of court Sept. 3 for her refusal to issue marriage licenses in wake of the Supreme Court decision to allow gays to wed.
The Republican Party lost the 2016 presidential election a few days ago, when Donald Trump at his press conference had Univision anchorman and journalist Jorge Ramos thrown out of the room.
Defying the Supreme Court, Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis said she was acting “under God’s authority” as she continued to deny marriage licenses Sept. 1 to gay couples.
The Guatemalan bishops' conference called for the country's president to step down as corruption scandals consumed the country's political class and citizens took to the streets in protest.
Opinion: Pope Francis, in his speeches and visitations, won't have gone much beyond incensed pieties and play-it-safe verbiage. Unless ...
Donald Trump’s proposals on immigration action are racist. He is calling, for example, for the elimination or the revision of the Fourteenth Amendment that provides U.S. citizenship to anyone born in the United States. This amendment was intended to confer citizenship on the emancipated African American slaves. Trump is aiming his attack on the amendment, however, on the U.S.-born children of undocumented Latino immigrants.
COWARDICE: A BRIEF HISTORY
By Chris Walsh
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My Table Is Spread: It is surprising that the Obama administration insists that the Little Sisters of the Poor follow the government mandate to provide contraceptives and related counseling to their employees.