Catholics In Politics

23 Mar 19

A mother cradled a crying toddler as she waited in line with 20 other women to shower. Dozens of fathers quietly held their children’s hands in an enclosure made of chain-link fencing.

22 Mar 19
THE HORSE

  Written by Ginger Felburg I had a vision of all public high schools having the same opportunities, education, and structure. I knew there were some variations on funding due to the income of surrounding neighborhoods, but in general I believed the public education system was standardized. This misconception began unveiling itself around the beginning […]

22 Mar 19

By George Castle, Special to Chicago Jewish News Yehiel “Mark” Kalish is so new to his job that the “Louis Lang State Representative” sign was still painted on the front window of Kalish’s Oakton Street office in Skokie when he arrived for business on a recent Sunday morning. And Lang, former three-decade occupier of one […]

22 Mar 19
Insights of a Madman

The Prime Order I began writing my first book Where Men and Gods Fear to Tread at the tender young age of fifteen as a journal, which took on a life of it’s own and ended up as a colossus of a book after five years of labor. Yeah, that was certainly a curveball. Schizophrenia had set […]

22 Mar 19
News and Headlines: RoboeAmerican,Keeping you informed.

News and Headlines. In The News, Immigration, Politics, World News, Commentary/Opinion. In The News: CATHOLIC PRIEST STABBED REPEATEDLY DURING LIVE-STREAMED MASS Rev. Claude Grou, the rector at St. Joseph’s Oratory, was celebrating mass when a “tall, slim man” approached the altar, crossed behind it and chased after the fleeing priest to stab him repeatedly, according […]

22 Mar 19
Morty's TV

This eight-part series uses a combination of scripted drama and interviews with prominent religious and historical experts to retell the life of Jesus Christ, from his birth to his death and resurrection. “Jesus: His Life” explores the story of Jesus Christ through a unique lens: the people in his life who were closest to him. […]

22 Mar 19
A Sense of Belonging

This article was first published at Christianity Today, on March 22. American Catholics are growing more concerned about the fate of the world—and with it, Christian persecution. More than 9 in 10 now identify persecution as either “very” or “somewhat” severe. This is roughly the same percentage as an identical poll last year, both sponsored […]

22 Mar 19
Dave O'Toole

I’m a trade unionist and about a year ago I found myself sitting listening to a hustings speech for a position for my trade union. I was expecting to hear little that was new, but the guy speaking was the underdog and young. He spoke with passion and was articulate. As he continued, I found […]

22 Mar 19
Ready Steady Cut

In July 1975, 5 people, including 3 members of the Miami Showband, were ambushed and murdered at what appeared to be a military checkpoint by the Ulster Volunteer Force, a loyalist paramilitary organization. Remastered: The Miami Showband Massacre digs into the incident itself, explores the background to the attack and asks some uncomfortable questions about […]

22 Mar 19
silvercityburro

Judge Jeanine Pirro and Left-handed Muslims by Peter Burrows 3/22/19 elburropete@gmail.com and silvercityburro.com.  Fox News has apparently canceled “Justice with Judge Jeanine” because she raised a question concerning Muslim Congresswoman Ilhan Omar:  “Omar wears a hijab, which according to the Koran 33:39, tells women to cover so they won’t get molested. Is her adherence to this Islamic doctrine indicative of her adherence to […]