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Michael Sean Winters analyzes the worlds of religion and politics and the always fascinating estuary where the two collide.
Political news and commentary roundup: Republican leaders behavior; analysis of Latino Catholic experience; inside baseball of cheating; 2020 presidential race
Distinctly Catholic: Francis wants us to move away from a monarchical model and engage the whole church in major decisions. You can't achieve synodality if you continually look to the pope to make the tough calls.
Distinctly Catholic: The exit polls in New Hampshire also confirmed that religion played almost no role in last night's results. That will not be the case in Nevada or even more in South Carolina.
Political news and commentary roundup: Academy Awards; New Hampshire primary; the primacy of swing states; Conway's analysis of the impeachment trial; religious liberty
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