More than One Year Later, Iran’s Protests Endure

More than One Year Later, Iran’s Protests Endure

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (Brendan Mcdermid/Reuters) Tehran is caught in a straitjacket ‘This is nothing.” So said Iranian president Hassan Rouhani on January 1, 2018, four days after nationwide protests began to consume his country.…

Goodbye, Columbus

Goodbye, Columbus

Visitors pass the mural titled Columbus Coming Ashore at the University of Notre Dame. (University of Notre Dame) The Notre Dame murals are not a hill to die on, but where does the war on…

The Democrats Lose Their Minds

The Democrats Lose Their Minds

Tina Podlodowski, chair of the Washington State Democratic Party, speaks at a protest outside Howard Schultz’s book tour in Seattle, Wash., January 31, 2019. (Jason Redmond/Reuters) And prove Howard Schultz right I‘m not a Democrat—in…

Cardinal Dolan: Cynic Or Coward?

Cardinal Dolan: Cynic Or Coward?

This went out today to priests of the Archdiocese of New York, from Cardinal Dolan. It is to be read at masses this weekend: February 3, 2019 Feast of St. Blaise Fourth Sunday in Ordinary…

Trump describes Nancy Pelosi as very rigid during shutdown talks

Trump describes Nancy Pelosi as very rigid during…

President Donald Trump hosts a roundtable meeting on border security with Hispanic pastors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, on Jan. 25, 2019. (Photo: Michael Reynolds, epa-efe) WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump described…

Schumer aide was forced out over inappropriate encounters…

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., saw his communications director depart last year over "inappropriate encounters" with staffers, a Schumer spokesman told Fox News. (Associated Press) The communications director for Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., was…