As Congress debates whether or not to double student-loan interest rates, people of faith can help make the moral case for a fair student-loan system.
Institutional racism might be harder to detect than individual bigotry, but its impact is more widespread and lasting.
Sally Steenland talks with Cherisse Scott, the founder and CEO of Sister Reach in Tennessee, about her work empowering women and girls of color.
Shortsighted efforts by self-appointed conservative watchdogs are endangering faith-based social-justice programs.
Faith communities are playing an integral role in making communities safer through state gun-violence prevention laws in the wake of the Newtown shooting.
Jack Jenkins talks with Rev. Liz Muñoz of Chicago, Illinois, about the fast-food strikes happening across the country and what faith groups and faith leaders are doing to help.
Extreme views on religious belief—or lack of it—may make for lively theatrics, but they ignore the dynamic complexities of behavior and faith.
As the Supreme Court decides who can say “I do,” finally passing the Employment Non-Discrimination Act is something that Congress must do.
Sally Steenland talks with Sister Joan Chittister, OSB, a Benedictine nun, speaker, and author.
Three months into sequestration, we take a look at how harmful the phased-in cuts have been.
In a pluralistic democracy, government should not be in the business of promoting religion.
Groups offer compassionate, nonjudgmental counseling for women and their families dealing with abortion.
While cards and flowers are fine Mother’s Day gifts, public policies that make life better for moms are the best way to honor all they do.
Video A new video from the Faith and Progressive Policy Initiative shows how religious groups have played a critical role in many of our nation’s social-justice movements, and continue to fuel many of today’s forward-looking campaigns for justice, mercy, and equality.
In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, it’s important to keep the facts straight about the complexities of terrorism.