After the Zimmerman verdict, it is more obvious than ever that we can no longer ignore the persistence of racial injustice in the United States.
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.
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.
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.
In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, it’s important to keep the facts straight about the complexities of terrorism.
In the wake of last week’s Senate vote against legislation to prevent gun violence, Americans must remember that their efforts to reduce gun violence are a marathon, not a sprint.
In this brief, we examine the efforts of faith-based groups to prevent deaths caused by firearms through their work as first-responders, advocates, and prophetic voices against the scourge of gun violence.