If a protest for equal rights is a threatening provocation, then answering that threat with violence is merely self-defense.
It’s a terrific policy for fighting child poverty. But my family doesn’t need the money.
Pastors coping with the pandemic need our encouragement, not our carping.
A response to Will Willimon and Stanley Hauerwas
The promises and dangers of Israel’s new coalition government
We are disguising our collective wounds instead of treating them.
The verdict of a court is not the final verdict of a society.
Was there a void where his mind’s eye should have seen the humanity of the eight people, six of them Asian American women, whom he killed?
The promise of the Drug Addiction Treatment and Recovery Act, which voters approved this week
The problem isn’t police-community relations. It’s our acceptance of a broken system.
Don’t bother looking for the political significance of the Supreme Court nominee’s Catholicism. There isn’t any.
American buildings, streets, and neighborhoods don’t just host oppression—they embody it.
It always has been—because vulnerability is part of creation.
It’s not because we don’t believe in grace.
Perhaps the names once chosen for honor can now spark meaningful conversation.