2012-08-17

Date: 
Friday, August 17, 2012

Articles in this issue

Hawk Talk

On July 25 Mitt Romney took his presidential campaign abroad, as candidate Obama did in 2008. Such tours, whose ostensible purpose is to demonstrate knowledge...

Out at the Root

Shore pine on the sea cliff,perennial axletree on whichstars wheel—waves of the highest high tide have half-unearthedits hold. The intricate rootworkthat like...

Care Package

In current battles between church and state about health care and health insurance, it is often the poor and uninsured who end up as unintended casualties. A recent...

Our Bloody Altar

Throughout an academic career of more than forty years, Stanley Hauerwas has been a lively commentator on Catholic ethics and ethicists. The results of this...

Benedict Goes to Cuba

Despite popular coverage insisting that Benedict's visit to Cuba was unfruitful, Quigley insists that the pope's visit was one of engagement, not confrontation.

The Most Important Election Since 1932?

You don’t have to be a Republican to consider Barack Obama a less-than-ideal president. Indeed, disappointment with the president is rife among progressives. Taking...

Don't Ask, Won't Tell

President Barack Obama and his supporters, along with many Republicans, have called on Mitt Romney to release more of his tax returns. Romney has put out a...