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Mr. President: Send Bill Clinton as Mideast peace envoy

AP Smoke rises after an Israeli forces strike in Gaza City on Nov. 18, 2012. As Israelis and Palestinians continue … Continued

Grandiose claims about God poison the common good

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — Poor memory? Hard to say. I’m just glad I don’t remember details of my college road trips … Continued

Rep. King using Nixon’s playbook: create the enemies you need

Rep. Peter King (R-N.Y.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, will begin holding hearings Thursday on “the extent of … Continued

The disappearing abortion issue

The command by Cardinal-elect and Archbishop Burke that Catholics vote Tea-publican in 2010 was remarkable only in that it was … Continued

George Washington: moral prophet for America

By Peter A. Lillback When George Washington stepped on the American stage, he became its indispensable leader. From the first … Continued

Young Muslim voices: Who is at the helm?

By Anas CanonArtistic director and executive producer, Remarkable Current I have found that the lens that is used by those … Continued

End the hypocrisy that words don’t matter

Q: Advocacy groups for people with intellectual disabilities are campaigning to end use of the word ‘retard’ or ‘retarded.’ What … Continued

Tell and don’t ask

Q: Top U.S. defense officials say they will repeal the decades-old “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, which requires gay soldiers … Continued

Catholic bishops too powerful?

By Jon O’BrienPresident, Catholics for Choice It’s rarely a pretty sight when the internal workings of the political process in … Continued

Hispanic Evangelicals Rising

Much has been said about the rise of Hispanic Evangelicals in U.S. public life in the last decade. The question … Continued