In the weeks preceding the inauguration of the country's second Catholic president, the National Catholic Reporter asked other Catholic politicians, activists and scholars to offer advice to President-elect Joe Biden in a series that takes its title from Pope Francis' encyclical, Fratelli Tutti: "Building a Common Future."
Commentary: While I value the perspective of my fellow whole-life advocates and highly regard their work, I have no plans to petition the Biden-Harris administration to make abortion illegal. And this is not because I favor abortion.
Watch: NCR's Olga Segura hosts a conversation with Dwayne David Paul of the Collaborative Center for Justice and Michael Vazquez of the Human Rights Campaign about the advice they'd offer to President Joe Biden.
Commentary: I am that rarity, a Catholic Native American. With Joe Biden as president, I can now breathe, relax and have faith again in our government. But now the real work must begin. From a Native American rights perspective, I ask that our rights be once again honored and respected.