The Canadian prime minister’s trip could nonetheless help him with a voting bloc he covets.
The youth organizations can be an incubator for the far right.
Recognizing that Americans are not the future of his religion, the late preacher embraced “the black world, the white world, the yellow world, the rich world, the poor world.”
The preacher, dead at 99, advised presidents, mentored clergy, and influenced millions of people. Will his legacy of non-partisan outreach continue?
Right-wing Hindu nationalists keep cracking down on sexually liberated women. But sometimes their efforts backfire.
“The women scholars here are even more important than men.”
A provision tucked into the budget bill requires FEMA to treat religious institutions like other nonprofits.
The Vatican seems desperate to beat Protestantism in the race for Chinese souls. Can it convince the population that it’s not a “cult”?
The country is stifling open discussion of war crimes—and jeopardizing its own standing on the world stage.
The university will bar “abortion-inducing drugs” from its insurance plans but begin covering “simple contraceptives,” a move its president calls a “complex decision.”
How a mundane communion cup became a legend of early Antarctic exploration
The rebellious potential of an apparently conservative style
Thousands of vulnerable migrants may soon be deported, which many Jews see as inconsistent with their faith.
Three recent incidents seem to highlight a quirk of sociology.
Meet Jair Messias Bolsonaro, the ultra-conservative military officer-turned-politician poised to capitalize on the fall of the Workers’ Party.
Paul Ryan’s Wisconsin primary challenger has made a sport out of trolling Jews on Twitter—and successfully won attention for his extreme views.
It’s not about the Church’s relationship with Jews. It’s about the culture war inside the Church.
The U.S. vice president promised peace in the country’s newly recognized capital, but his itinerary showed that a deal is far beyond reach.
Catholic parishes have been hit hard by President Trump’s decision to suspend Temporary Protected Status for Salvadorans.
A squat in Athens is both a residence for asylum-seekers and a political statement.