Ferguson has birthed a movement that identifies white privilege and the wrongful deaths of too many blacks.
A flurry of international actions favoring Palestinian statehood came within the last few weeks of 2014.
NCR Today: Cuba, Catholic relations at a high point; edict on climate change; Royal family found more moral than archbishop; Archbishop Kurtz defends Francis
Merry Christmas from NCR! Blessings to you and yours. Some recommended readings for your holidays.
NCR headquarters is closed until Monday for Christmas, and so are the comments. Get off the computer and spend some time with loved ones!
Two important events took place this past week which are significant for the future of our church.
Those of us who believe in social justice should be outraged at the crazy "blame game" in the media.
NCR Today: Reader disputes our word choice in pope story; NY Times suggests prosecuting torurers and their bosses; The ‘Christmas village’ of Yiwu, China.
"I write to you just before Christmas, knowing that for many of you the music of your Christmas hymns will also be accompanied by tears and sighs."
This month we celebrate the Immaculate Conception, the Feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, and the Nativity. I would like to join others in meditating on Mary these days.