Rachel Mitchell may be laying the groundwork for future investigations with her interrogation of Christine Blasey Ford.
After a week of political theater in the Senate Judiciary Committee, President Trump’s nominee is back where he started: on his way to the Supreme Court.
The Supreme Court hearings are a preview of the party’s midterm strategy, with lawmakers placing the issue front and center. But it’s far from clear that their apocalyptic rhetoric will actually work.
Pope Francis says he supports a “zero-tolerance” policy, but some insist those words are not enough.
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.
Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination is one sign of unity among divided denominations.
Trump's Supreme Court pick faces a brutal nomination fight ahead.
Anything-but-the-guns mentality has reared explanations that even fellow Republicans find unnerving.
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.
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.
She dismisses those who tell her to step aside, but at this rate she will harm her political future and aid the GOP.
Ross Douthat's views on the pope are intensely unpopular. But has he identified a fundamental tension in the Church?
In order to evaluate what Martin Luther King Jr.’s stance of nonviolence has contributed to our current view of protest, it bears noting that the concept of his nonviolence has been flattened.
As an expression of “in-group” identity in American politics, how politicians say a state’s name can be powerfully symbolic.
If Americans were more familiar with the complex heroes of their past, they would be better equipped to recognize people of good character today.
The Supreme Court will consider the rights of crisis pregnancy centers, which help women “imagine what the choice of life would be like.”
While they may be thriving economically, coastal cities thrive on income inequality and a politically powerless underclass.
A new book shows the fracture lines the 45th U.S. president has created within American Christianity.