Lent: The Annual Catechumenate

The Catholic Difference | Published on March 26, 2014

By George Weigel

Lent prepares us to be missionary disciples who can display the divine mercy because we have known it in our lives.

When Obama Meets Francis

National Review Online | Published on March 26, 2014

By George Weigel

When President Obama meets Pope Francis on March 27 in the Vatican, the script won’t be the one written in the White House.

The Truth About Obama’s ‘Catholic Roots’

National Review Online | Published on March 23, 2014

By Stanley Kurtz

The account of President Obama’s ‘Catholic roots’ in The New York Times is incomplete and misleading.

Ecologism: The Campus Cult of Victimhood

Academic Questions | Published on March 13, 2014

By Stanley Kurtz

Campus climate activism has become a new religion. What motivates it, and how does it function?

Centralized Power Saps Fairness and Innovation

New York Times' Room for Debate Blog | Published on March 20, 2014

By James C. Capretta

The federal government is now calling the shots in health care, and the result will be a steady decrease in the quality of American medicine.