More on Franklin Roosevelt

Saving good government: Obama’s recess appointments

President Barack Obama says he won’t take ‘no’ as an answer from Republicans, so he’s going around them to appoint … Continued

Guaranteed freedoms sometimes come into conflict

In Texas, a Catholic bishop made two hospitals cease doing tube-tying operations for women who are not going to have … Continued

Rabbi Shmuley: Father of nine on only child ‘narcissism’

By: Rabbi Shmuley Boteach Not sure whether Americans are becoming more materialistic and self-absorbed? Look no further than Time Magazine’s … Continued

George Washington: Founding role model

Dr. Peter A. Lillbackpresident, The Providence Forum and Westminster Seminary (Adapted from a commentary that first appeared in the Philadelphia … Continued

Faith vs. fear in America

FAITH IN ACTION By Katherine Marshall Stephen Heinz, President of the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, is passionate about democracy. For him, … Continued

A Pro-Choice Ambassador to the Vatican?

THIS CATHOLIC’S VIEW By Thomas J. Reese, S.J. “Vatican Unhappy with Obama Ambassador Picks,” scream the headlines. The only problem … Continued

The Financial Gangs of New York

By Peter LaarmanExecutive Director, Progressive Christians Uniting Why are President Obama and Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner so bloody deferential to … Continued

Oath to God Shows Contempt for Non-Believers

On Tuesday, Barack Hussein Obama will put his hand on a Bible held by Chief Justice John Roberts and take … Continued

Obama: Community Organizer-in-Chief

Shortly before Barack Obama began his presidential campaign, I spent an afternoon with him discussing Just Congregations, the community organizing … Continued

The Disappearing/ Reappearing Catholic Vote

Is there a Catholic vote? To say “Yes,” we need to see a significant number of Catholics vote for one … Continued