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Women's Rights at 87th Oscars: Why #AskHerMore Should Focus on Asking Actresses to Run for Office!

Lonna Saunders | Posted 04.25.2015 | Chicago
Lonna Saunders

The #AskHerMore twitter campaign highlighted at last night's 87th Academy Awards by Reese Witherspoon and others, points out the disparity in the types of questions asked of the 44 women nominees compared with those asked of their male counterparts.

Controversial Koch Brothers Pledge Millions To Catholic University

Religion News Service | David Gibson | Posted 02.03.2015 | Religion

(RNS) Billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch recently made headlines by pledging nearly $900 million to help elect candidates who support their l...

How Looking At 'Contemplative' Architecture Can Be A Form Of Meditation

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 11.18.2014 | Arts

A new study out of the Catholic University of America (CUA) suggests that architecture has a measurable effect on the mental states of onlookers. ...

Viva il Papa

Cecilia Cicone | Posted 01.13.2015 | Religion
Cecilia Cicone

Pope Francis is extremely personable, and I have the utmost respect for the Holy Father. But he hasn't changed anything. If nothing is changing in the Church, then something must have changed outside of the Church. People are finally willing to listen.

Business Ethics

Martin Marty | Posted 06.09.2014 | Religion
Martin Marty

Fifty Catholic academic-ethicists wrote President John Garvey of the Catholic University of America (CUA), protesting the university's acceptance of $1 million from the Charles Koch Foundation to support programs on "principled entrepreneurship."

New Report Paints Vivid Picture Of Abuse Among Homeless Youth

Kevin M. Ryan | Posted 07.24.2012 | Impact
Kevin M. Ryan

No one should have to go through the rites of adolescence from a homeless shelter. Creionna should not have had to go to the prom without a home of her own to return to. Benjamin should've had a roof, and a birthday cake, when he turned 18. Instead, he was left at our shelter.

D.C. Catholic Coalition Files Health Care Reform Lawsuit

Posted 05.21.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- A coalition of Roman Catholic entities in the nation's capital has filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Servi...

Catholic University Plans Earthquake Drill

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.06.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Two hundred years ago on Tuesday, a massive earthquake centered near New Madrid, Mo., was felt far across the eastern half of the United...

Complaint Against Catholic University Same-Sex Dorms Tossed

Posted 11.30.2011 | Religion

By Josef Kuhn Religion News Service WASHINGTON (RNS) The District of Columbia has dismissed a complaint against The Catholic University of America...

CUA's Same-Sex Dorms Not Stopping Students Having Sex

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.31.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Inside Higher Ed went to the Catholic University of America to find out how students are responding to the school's reversion to single-...

Catholic University Professors Protest John Boehner As Commencement Speaker

Posted 07.11.2011 | College

81 Catholic academics signed a letter protesting the fact that John Boehner, speaker of the House of Representatives, is giving a speech and getting a...