The Hillarycare Sequel to Obamacare

Hillary Clinton paved the way for Obamacare with the plan she pushed as first lady in 1993 and 1994. If elected, she will “build upon” Obamacare with more government control.

Letter to Synod Fathers from Catholic Women

The “Letter to the Synod Fathers from Catholic Women,” coordinated by the Catholic Women’s Forum, brings to the public square the much-needed voice of Catholic women who support the Church’s teachings on sexuality, marriage, and family.


GOP’s Inept Planned Parenthood Hearings Were a Disgrace

Republican members of Congress missed an opportunity to focus on the horrifying videos that suggest that Planned Parenthood profits from fetal-tissue sales.

Pope Francis and Those Radical, Permanent Things

Although the messages delivered by Pope Francis on his U.S. visit will inevitably be cherry-picked to advance particular causes, they simply doesn’t fit the conventional Left/Right categories of our politics (including our ecclesiastical politics).

The Coming Process of Candidate Elimination

Polls right now aren’t screening out the candidates who would have no chance of ever winning the 2016 presidential election. But that time will come.

The Next Speaker’s Agenda

There is an obvious and appropriate policy platform that candidates for the speakership should champion and that congressional Republicans should develop: an agenda of congressional reassertion.


For Corbyn, It is as if the Berlin Wall Never Fell

The new Labour Party leader believes that Britain will not be governed properly until war is declared on the wealthy, the corporations, and all who have been successful.

Pope Francis, Dorothy Day, and the Redistribution Delusion

It’s critically important to care about the poor — but if those who claim to care for the poor and the oppressed stand with the oppressors, what are we to conclude?

Lessons from the Rough Rider for Today’s Political Ruffians

Theodore Roosevelt’s refusal to be drawn into matters that properly belonged to the Church is a virtue that might well be emulated today, and in the weeks and months following Pope Francis’s pastoral visit to the United States.

AP U.S. History Bias Still Runs Deep

Even after revisions to the controversial curriculum framework, it too often presents hotly debated opinions as facts.