For many of us in the U.S., the sometimes vicious attack ads of last year's presidential election are more than just a recent memory.
There are times in the "culture wars" when a very diverse group of religious leaders can come together across the political spectrum in a common cause.
If all we notice in President Obama's Nobel Peace Prize Lecture is a justification of war, we will miss the 21st
Today, Dec. 10, is Human Rights Day, an annual observance commemorating the promulgation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948.
The best lack all conviction, while the worst
Are full of passionate intensity.
--William Butler Yeats, from "The Second Coming"
Mike Huckabee is done as a presidential contender. That's the word on the street.
The day the Murphy Report on clergy sexual abuse of children in Dublin, Ireland was recently released found me
Our country has a long history of underserving and mistreating African-Americans and other marginalized groups.
December 1 is World AIDS Day. December 1 is also the day that Rosa Parks refused to yield her seat on a bus in Montgomery.