The Common Good

Michael Winter

Michael Winter writes for USA Today.

Blog Posts by Michael Winter

Posted by Michael Winter 11 weeks 5 days 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 14 weeks 4 days 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 20 weeks 5 days 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 23 weeks 4 days 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 37 weeks 6 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...