Young Voices: This letter is not meant to sway you to favor one candidate over another or move you to understanding one platform more deeply than another.
Catholic social teaching
Faith and Justice: The Republican Party platform emphasizes less government programs, less regulations and less taxes.
Making a Difference: Neither of America's two major political parties reflect a genuine, total commitment to God. We need a people's platform.
Faith and Justice: The draft of the Democratic Party Platform was released just before the Fourth of July weekend. Here's a summary and how it compares to Catholic social teaching.
NCR Today: Thanks to our explosive politics, practically everyone thinks the country is headed for disaster, or is already there.
NCR Today: I dispute the claim that Donald Trump's "statements line up more closely with Catholic teaching than one might immediately assume."
Viewpoint: Rerum Novarum is the starting point of an important tradition of Catholic social teaching that has served as alternative to secular politics.
Distinctly Catholic: Our economic and social life must be predicated on the significance of workers, not consumers.
Updated: The presidential candidate is set to speak Friday afternoon in a presentation titled "The Urgency of a Moral Economy: Reflections on the 25th Anniversary of Centesimus Annus."
The Scandinavian country's social support system among factors for its high ranking in 2016 World Happiness Report.