Dr. Anne Hendershott is Professor of Sociology and the Director of the Veritas Center for Ethics and Public Policy at Franciscan University of Steubenville. The author of several books including The Politics of Abortion (2006), and The Politics of Deviance (2002), Hendershott is known for her research and writings that fuse Catholic social teachings with contemporary cultural issues. She regularly writes opinion pieces for The Wall Street Journal, Catholic World Report, The Washington Times, National Review Online, and other news outlets, and is co-author of the forthcoming Renewal: How a New Generation of Priests and Bishops are Revitalizing the Catholic Church (Encounter Books, 2013).