Executive editor Heidi Schlumpf aims to help readers understand how recent news stories fit together. NCR Connections will provide guideposts and markers to help lead readers through key issues and stories.
NCR Connections: Pope Francis made a thinly veiled criticism about EWTN. Why aren't more media professionals concerned about this? Perhaps because journalists are committed to the truth, and the pope speaks the truth about EWTN.
NCR Connections: "Happens all the time," I told my sister when she shared news that a Catholic school had rescinded a job offer to a woman with a wife. What doesn't happen all the time: The school reversed its decision.
NCR Connections: In an attempt to bring more racial, ethnic, gender, age, geographic and ideological diversity to the publication, we are excited to announce a group of 13 new regular contributing writers.
NCR Connections: On Sept. 11, 2001, two things occurred within the confines of the NCR newsroom that to this day convince me that NCR, this little enterprise, is something extraordinary both in terms of craft and purpose.