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Melania comes out as Catholic!

by David Martosko | dailymail
Published on May 25, 2017

When Melania Trump recited The Lord’s Prayer before a Melbourne, Florida presidential rally in February, the Internet went hog wild. Now we know one reason… READ MORE
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Conservatives flex Trump-era might on US campuses

by Catherine TRIOMPHE | AFP/Yahoo! News
Published on May 24, 2017
Boston – US universities are often bastions of progressive Democrats, but Donald Trump’s election has spurred a growing number of conservative students to step out… READ MORE
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Why Melania & Ivanka Trump stuck to traditional Vatican dress codes when meeting Pope Francis today

by Caroline Leaper | The Telegraph
Published on May 24, 2017
The Trumps arrived in Rome last night, and their first engagement this morning was a headliner in the global tour which they are currently part… READ MORE
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USA Today Sports: NCAA Teams ‘Should Boycott’ Arkansas Over Campus Carry

On March 22 Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson (R) signed campus carry legislation into law. On March 23 USA Today Sports suggested a boycott of NCAA… READ MORE

Trump v. Clinton matchup has Catholic leaders scrambling

by Michael O'Loughlin | Crux  |  published on June 23, 2016
With the general election matchup coming into focus, some Catholic leaders in the U.S. find themselves scrambling to figure out what to make of a race between one candidate whose views on immigration clash with decades of Catholic pro-immigration work, and another who supports same-sex marriage and expanded access to abortion and contraception. Whereas Republicans have relied on conservative Catholics… READ MORE

John Boehner Used ‘Catholic Guilt’ to Convince Paul Ryan to Take House Speaker Job

by TIM STELLOH | NBC NEWS
Published on November 3, 2015

Former House Speaker John Boehner said he convinced his replacement to take over his punishing job by laying “every ounce of Catholic guilt that I… READ MORE
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Kidnapped Priest Killed, Chopped Up by ISIS as ‘Christians Become a Form of Currency’ in Mid-East War, Says Aid to the Church in Need

by HERMOINE MACURA | Christian Post
Published on August 13, 2015
Hundreds of kidnapped Arab Christians have been ransomed, tortured, beheaded and killed over the past year, including a priest who was chopped into pieces, in… READ MORE

POPE TO USE LINCOLN’S GETTYSBURG LECTERN IN PHILADELPHIA

by KATHY MATHESON | ASSOCIATED PRESS
Published on August 7, 2015
PHILADELPHIA — When Pope Francis speaks outside Independence Hall in September, he will stand at the same lectern that President Abraham Lincoln used to deliver… READ MORE

On a tragic anniversary for Iraqi Christians, thoughts on why it matters

by John L. Allen Jr. | Crux
Published on August 6, 2015
On the Catholic liturgical calendar, Aug. 6 is the feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord, recalling a Biblical scene when Christ became radiant with… READ MORE

New Hampshire defunds Planned Parenthood facilities

by Valerie Richardson - The Washington Times
Published on August 5, 2015
The New Hampshire executive council ended Wednesday state funding of Planned Parenthood, the latest move to defund the organization in the wake of graphic undercover… READ MORE