Conversations on marriage and family initiated by Pope Francis have opened doors within the church for families which are considered “non-traditional” by church leaders. But could the pope’s shift to mercy and inclusion in church discussions be having public policy implications as well? 592 more words
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Some parents don’t know best. There. I said it. Let’s face it, some parents aren’t present, some are abusive, and some are drug addicts. Then there are those who are trying their damnedest to provide for their children but their minimum wage jobs (without benefits) just don’t pay enough to make ends meet. 980 more words
May 27, 2017
Is America Still Safe for Democracy under Trump?
Why the United States Is in Danger of Backsliding
by ROBERT MICKEY is Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Michigan and the author of… 4,255 more words