The Common Good

Michael Winter

Michael Winter writes for USA Today.

Blog Posts by Michael Winter

Posted by Michael Winter 20 weeks 1 day ago
Many Turkish women were doubled over with laughter Tuesday after their country’s deputy leader said in a speech assailing “moral corruption” that women should not laugh in public and should not talk...
Posted by Michael Winter 23 weeks 21 hours ago
The Utah attorney general announced Wednesday that he will go straight to the U.S. Supreme Court to challenge an appellate ruling that declared the state’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional....
Posted by Michael Winter 29 weeks 1 day ago
As a crowd watched outside a courthouse, the family of a pregnant Pakistani woman beat her to death Tuesday because she married the man she loved instead of her cousin.The 25-year-old woman’s father...
Posted by Michael Winter 32 weeks 21 hours ago
Islamic religious police in Indonesia plan to publicly flog a 25-year-old widow and a married man for adultery after vigilantes gang-raped her as punishment for having extramarital sex, according to...
Posted by Michael Winter 46 weeks 2 days ago
The son of a Florida fertility doctor was sentenced Monday to nearly 14 years in federal prison for duping his pregnant girlfriend into taking medication that caused her to abort her 6-week-old fetus...