His apocalyptic approach to politics puts fear into the hearts of liberals and conservatives alike — and puts fire in the belly of America’s whitest insurgents.
The Boehner-led House passed an anti-environmental bill right after the pope urged Congress to protect nature.
The one hundred mile trek was meant to amplify the pope’s message: globalization of migration requires a globalization of charity and cooperation.
The pontiff had compassionate words for the incarcerated. Will that message be heard by those paid to oversee their safety and security?
Donald Trump ought to give a Jewish custom a shot.
The People’s Pope will shake up Washington before addressing the UN General Assembly and meeting with prisoners.
The Supreme Court’s affirmation of the right to marry and its rainbow-striped afterglow unleashed conservative tantrums.
The pope could inspire a green energy revolution among faith communities.
Pope Francis is redefining the ongoing transition to greener energy as a moral and spiritual obligation.
Despite the fact that he has no academic training in history or related fields at all, Barton has become the go-to man for much of the religious far right.
Tricky Dick’s master of dirty tricks became a Christian prison reformer but was no saintly do-gooder.
We’re a diverse nation of many religions and each has the same rights as any other group, including the right to be left alone.
The current wave of self-immolations may make the issue of Tibet impossible for either China or the United States to ignore.
Catholic hospitals follow an edict that requires them to override do-not-resuscitate orders.
Politicians indulge in anti-Islamic sentiment with near impunity.