The new wall of separation between church and state
(RNS) — It has to do with religious liberty, and the Supreme Court is building it.
Tara Isabella Burton
Gwyneth Paltrow trolls the wellness industry
(RNS) — Unlike other companies that commodify our spiritual yearnings, Goop exists apart from the question of whether anyone has ever actually bought any of its products.
Second thoughts about the Mormon curriculum
I want to apologize for last week's "dumpster fire" column. While I stand by much of the content, I can now see problems with the tone and the way I approached it.
Charles C Camosy
Latest research on vegetative state calls for new civil rights movement
(RNS) — In the 15 years since Terri Schiavo died, changes in medical research and technology give us reason to totally rethink fundamental questions about patients thought to be 'vegetative.'
Little Sisters of the Poor return to court to fight birth control mandate
(RNS) — In a rerun of a 2016 case, the Supreme Court shouldn't be required to settle what the parties ought to have settled themselves.
Simran Jeet Singh
Expanded travel ban gives world's democracies more cover for anti-Muslim measures
(RNS) — Trump's Muslim ban is part of an alarming trend of ostensibly democratic nation-states targeting Muslims.