Stephen P. White

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Vatican Déjà Vu?

In 2009, President Obama met with Pope Benedict XVI in the Vatican after the G-8 Summit, which took place in Italy. The two men met, smiled for the cameras, and ...

Moral Clarity = Partisanship?

E. J. Dionne thinks it’s unfortunate that 43 Catholic institutions have filed suit against the Obama administration over the HHS mandate, because that might give the impression — in an ...

The Catholic Left, Desperate for a Win

Among those stoking the outrage and indignation in the run up to Congressman Paul Ryan’s visit to Georgetown University this morning was a group called Catholics United. Catholics United thinks that ...

A Culture of Idolatry

Here must be one of the strangest arguments ever offered against conservatism in general and the Ryan budget in particular. It comes courtesy of Michael Sean Winters who writes for ...