Denmark has become the latest country to prohibit wearing the burqa and niqab in public.
In a revised version of the Catechism, the punishment is deemed unacceptable in all cases.
The event has sent a strong message that the U.S. wants to spread democratic values—if only the president will cooperate.
“I lose sleep at night on this.”
Critics, especially Jews in the diaspora, see it as a definitive declaration in favor of a Jewish identity at the expense of a democratic one.
Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination is one sign of unity among divided denominations.
Trump's Supreme Court pick faces a brutal nomination fight ahead.
On Facebook and in the cafés of decimated Mosul, they envision a country free from political Islam. Do they have a shot?
Anthony Kennedy’s retirement could have a huge effect on a number of issues. Abortion may be the biggest.
Conservative justices decided in favor of crisis-pregnancy centers in NIFLA v. Becerra on First Amendment grounds.
His “zero-tolerance” policy has been called “traumatic” and “cruel.” But his most stalwart supporters are sticking with him.
Francis is trying to fix a series of “grave errors” in Chile, and allegedly affirmed the gay identity of a victim there.
The head of the Episcopal Church spoke about poverty, hunger, and war during Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s nuptials.
The Muslim holy month began during a dramatic and deadly week in a region where even religious events are shrouded in politics.
A new book—tweeted out by the president himself—argues that America is in the midst of a populist realignment.
The new American embassy opens during a chaotic and violent week in the Middle East—and it's just the beginning.
Will it work?
A new book looks at the fight against resurgent hatred in Trump’s America, but its prescriptions can’t address the other crisis facing American Judaism.
Some of France’s most prominent figures, concerned about anti-Semitism, have signed a shocking manifesto aimed at curbing it.
The president’s initiative sounds a lot like those of Barack Obama and George W. Bush. But the religious influences on Trump’s government are radically different.