Category Archives: Social issues

#FaithfulFilibuster for the poor

Everyone I know, liberal and conservative, is frustrated with the government shutdown, all the moreso because the positions are so entrenched that it’s hard to imagine a way out. I read from the book of Jonah at Mass today.  He … Continue reading

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Vatican hosts conference on prescription drugs and children

Although the mainstream news don't cover them as much, many of the Pontifical Councils, leading Catholic scholars focusing on a particular group or topic, hold conferences that are often able to take a broader view of a topic than the … Continue reading

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DevInfo 7.0 – easy access to Millennium Developmt Goal Data

This looks like an amazingly useful tool and a wonderful way to help students understand and discover the state of the world. When school is out, this is high on my list of things to explore.   Posted from a … Continue reading

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