U.S. history provides both shining examples and stark warnings as we debate over whether to grant citizenship to this country’s 11 million undocumented immigrants.
Don’t be fooled by opponents’ claims of religious-liberty infringement—the new contraceptive-coverage provision announced last week does no such thing. It does, however, enhance women’s health.
Faith groups that were crucial to securing the Family and Medical Leave Act 20 years ago are key to expanding its protections now and in the future.
Examining the moral and cultural tendencies of faith leaders in the past can teach us lessons about diversity and changing demographics that are still relevant today.
Richard Blanco’s poem at the Inauguration ceremony was a perfect companion to the president’s speech on equality and unity.
Contrary to popular belief, religious leaders have long been among the staunchest supporters of women seeking an abortion.
For many in the faith community, the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School is the final straw.
Instead of spending billions of dollars on trimming our bellies, let’s shed our nation of homelessness.
Sally Steenland speaks with the Rev. Canon Sally Bingham and Katharine Hayhoe on their work on the environment and climate change.
The senseless shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, has forced all of us to confront unspeakable tragedy and unanswerable questions.
Occupy Wall Street offshoot turns to ancient religious teachings to take on America’s mounting consumer debt.
Sally Steenland interviews Cathy Levy of the Ohio Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice about her efforts in Ohio.
Voters young and old are supporting marriage equality for gay and transgender Americans, and many religious institutions are supportive too.
The devastation wrought by Hurricane Sandy was a wake-up call that has forced many to shake off complacency and refocus on climate change.
Sally Steenland speaks with Caryn D. Riswold about Lutheranism, the election, women's rights, and teaching undergraduate students.