More on White Men

Has the time come for a pope of color?

When Catholicism’s cardinals meet in the Sistine Chapel to select a new pope, they will be surrounded by an explosion … Continued

NEW YORK — The “October trifecta” that touched my life — my father’s death, surgery the next day, and the … Continued

God and man in Tampa

GETTY IMAGES Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney delivers his nomination acceptance speech during the final day of … Continued

Atheist sexual harassment: The god is in the details

CHRIS SEWARD [email protected] Atheist billboard on Capital Blvd. in Raleigh, N.C. on March 29, 2011. I’ve attended countless atheist and … Continued

Shooter at Sikh temple left trail of hate

OAK CREEK, Wis. — Few can know what goes through the twisted mind of a mass killer, but Wade Michael … Continued

What was Romney like as a Mormon bishop?

Lani Gerson left the Mormon Church long before Mitt Romney came to excommunicate her. Gerson, 65, grew up in Arizona … Continued

‘The American Bible’ collects the texts Americans argue about

Abraham Lincoln’s “Gettysburg Address” radically reinterpreted the Declaration of Independence. The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” … Continued

Does Mona Eltahawy’s approach hurt women?

Mona Eltahawy’s Foreign Policy cover story “Why Do They Hate Us” triggered an avalanche of passionate responses. But few have … Continued

Abortion as a cover war

The abortion debate, newly rekindled by opportunistic politicians, reminds me of marital strife where one or both sides declare lifelong … Continued

A feminine face for the antiabortion movement

When I spoke to one of the nation’s most prominent antiabortion activists this week, she was in the car, rushing … Continued