NewsUSA
September 1, 2015

Black leaders to Smithsonian: Don’t honor Planned Parenthood founder

While Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger is sometimes hailed as a champion of women’s rights, she was no savior to minorities and those with disabilities, said speakers at a recent…
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NewsUSA
September 1, 2015

Ahead of US visit, Pope Francis is popular among Americans

Most Americans have a favorable view of Pope Francis and think he has a message for all the country's citizens, but most also know little about him and aren’t sure…
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NewsUSA
September 1, 2015

Citing Pope Francis, bishops call on Congress to renew religious freedom commission

Congress has only one month to reauthorize the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Many human rights activists and religious leaders have stressed its importance, and the nation's bishops suggest…
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Q&AUSA
July 18, 2015

Who was Mary Magdalene? Was she a prostitute who repented?

Controversy over the identity of St. Mary Magdalene has continued since the early Church.  In the gospels, there are three particular “characters” involved in the controversy: Mary Magdalene, a follower…
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