EPPC Briefly: George Weigel’s Reflections on Synod-2018

In the latest EPPC Briefly, George Weigel argues that Synod-2018 made clear that business-as-usual is not an adequate model for the next months and years of Catholic life. Plus, new work from Yuval Levin and Henry Olsen on the midterms, and much more.

EPPC Briefly: Henry Olsen Previews the Midterms

In the latest EPPC Briefly, Henry Olsen observes that midterm polling data suggest a mild blue wave in the House but little likelihood of a Democratic tsunami that could also flip the Senate. Plus, new pieces by Mona Charen, Mary Rice Hasson, George Weigel, Lance Morrow, and more.

Statement from EPPC’s Board of Directors

The board of the Ethics and Public Policy Center convened a special telephonic meeting on Friday, September 21, 2018. After the meeting, Edward Whelan, who has led EPPC with integrity and excellence for many years, offered his resignation in light of what he described as an “appalling and inexcusable” error in posting online a series […]

Josh Good Joins EPPC as New Faith Angle Forum Director

EPPC President Ed Whelan announced today that Josh Good will become the new director of EPPC’s Faith Angle Forum. Mr. Good succeeds EPPC Senior Fellow Peter Wehner, who added the role to his other responsibilities upon the death last summer of Faith Angle Forum founder Michael Cromartie.

Mary Hasson Becomes EPPC’s Kate O’Beirne Fellow

The Ethics and Public Policy Center is delighted to announce that, thanks to the support of generous donors, it has established the Kate O’Beirne Fellowship in Catholic Studies and has named current EPPC Fellow Mary Rice Hasson as EPPC’s Kate O’Beirne Fellow.

The New Atlantis Becomes Independent

EPPC and the Center for the Study of Technology and Society announced today that The New Atlantis — the quarterly journal of science and technology founded by EPPC in 2003 — became independent of EPPC on January 1 and is now owned, managed, and published exclusively by CSTS.

Bruce Cole, R.I.P.

Scholars and staff of the Ethics and Public Policy Center mourn the sudden death of Bruce Cole, an EPPC Senior Fellow since 2012.

Luma Simms Joins EPPC, Will Focus on Immigration

EPPC is pleased to welcome as its newest fellow Luma Simms, whose work will examine the individual, communal, ethical, religious, and philosophical dimensions of immigration.

EPPC Amicus Brief Supports Archdiocese of Washington’s Metro Ad

In an amicus brief in support of the Archdiocese of Washington, EPPC explains that the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority’s refusal to run a proposed advertisement by the Archdiocese violates the First Amendment.

VIDEO: Watch President Reagan’s Speech to EPPC’s 10th Anniversary Dinner in 1986

The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library has made available a video of President Reagan’s address to a 1986 dinner celebrating the 10th anniversary of EPPC.