PEACE + JUSTICE
INSIGHTS ABOUT PEACEMAKING, SOCIAL JUSTICE AND THE QUEST FOR THE COMMON GOOD
When Illinois voters head to the polls in November, they’ll vote on a proposal to amend the state’s constitution and create a graduated income tax system. Dubbed the Illinois Fair Tax, the amendment would sunset the state’s current flat tax structure in favor of a...
Hold on to your seat because I’m going to ask you to do something that sounds a little scary. I’m going to ask you to become less tolerant.
They had to beg George Washington to become president. Now, narcissism is a prerequisite for candidacy. Where are the servant leaders in American politics?
The American church has been a leader in clean drinking water initiatives. But why are so many Christians silent about the Flint water crisis?
You’ve heard of Santa Claus. But have you heard about the real St. Nick? Here’s what he can teach us about kindness, mercy and love.
Making peace is a creative work that allows God’s Spirit to work in and through us. But to do it, you have to be willing to make some hard choices.
Tired of politicians? So am I. It’s up to ordinary people like you and me to overcome evil with good. Here’s how we do it …
What happened in Paris is evil and inhuman. It demands a response. But in this time of violence, how can our response stay true to the call of the gospel?
On the fence about Obama’s recent “ban the box” initiative for ex-cons? According to the gospels, ex-cons aren’t unhireable — they’re family members.