NCR Editorial: As Catholics, we would advise putting families and job creation at the heart of the domestic agenda.
Editorial: Cluster bombs are indiscriminate and endanger innocent civilians for an indeterminate period. They kill and maim long after they have been deployed.
NCR Editorial Staff: After another mass shooting, the simplest steps in restoring sanity are available to all and are rooted in our democratic traditions.
NCR Editorial: Laudato Si' places care of the Earth squarely in our Catholic identity and spiritual foundation.
NCR Editorial: We hope that Pope Francis' new universal law to initiate a bishop's removal for negligent response to clergy sex abuse addresses the deficiency of accountability.
NCR Editorial: Pope Francis' proposed commission to study the possibility of women deacons is a leap forward, but the effort will surely be far more complicated than it sounds.
NCR Editorial: The cries of "We won!" over the Supreme Court non-decision regarding the Obamacare contraception requirement miss the cold fact that no one has won anything.
NCR Editorial: The Vatican accountants appear to be doing a better job managing the Holy See's finances, but we need to start seeing results: prosecutions, convictions and confiscations.
Editorial: As Margaret Brennan and Dan Berrigan pass to their reward, we benefit from their influence as part of the "great cloud of witnesses" cheering us on.
NCR Editorial: We hope that the people of God consider a new view of peacemaking and nonviolence as essential to their lives as Catholic Christians.