The Fiasco in Afghanistan

The disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan will harm U.S. foreign policy for decades.

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Farewell, Angela Merkel!

During her tenure in office, Merkel has led Germany through crisis after crisis by adopting a no-nonsense, follow-the-science brand of politics. For her admirers, this is central to her appeal.

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Where have refugees settled in the U.S.?

“But in the last few years, the number of refugees annually resettled by the U.S. has not consistently grown in step with a worldwide refugee population that has expanded nearly 50% since 2013, according to a Pew Research Center analysis.

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Is Donald Trump a Christian? Does He Love The United States?

Donald Trump’s ban on Muslims is not Christian, not American, not Republican, and not effective.

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Bill O’Reilly and Syrian Refugees

The “cold hard truth” here is that the best explanation for American attitudes toward the Syrian refugees likely does not relate to anything that the Obama administration or the Syrian refugees have done. Rather, it is Americans’ consumption of such poor journalism that causes us to be so uninformed about our country and its laws.

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A Revolution of Tenderness: A Pope Francis Voter Guide for the 2016 Election

“The Gospel tells us constantly to risk a face-to-face encounter with others, with their physical presence which challenges us, with their pain and their pleas, with their joy which infects us in our close and continuous interaction.”

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