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A 'Bizarre and Peculiar' Ruling

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 06-01-2012

The Supreme Court's decision in the Citizens United case didn't actually make corporations into people, but it did undercut the role of actual, live human beings in elections.

46 Million Reasons for Health-Care Reform

The moral imperatives for change.

Is It Still a Wonderful Life?

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 03-01-2008

Building a new politics on the old values of generosity, compassion, and community.

The Overlooked Schism

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 04-01-2007

America's religious communities and the battle over government.

A Thorn In Both Their Sides

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 06-01-2006

If the church causes discomfort only to one political party when both are in need of repentance, it is not being the church.

Can't Buy Me Love

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 06-01-2004

Why the language of the marketplace shouldn't rule our moral and political thinking.

Compassion is good, but justice is better

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 05-01-2001

Charitable choice has to be seen as part of a broader effort to strengthen civil society as a whole.

Our Lady of the 501(c)3

by E.J. Dionne Jr. 03-01-2000
E.J. Dionne talks about God, politics, and the American experiment.