The National Catholic Review

Current Comment

  • August 31-September 7, 2015

    Small but Loved

    “It is a small college. And yet there are those who love it.” These words, spoken by Senator Daniel Webster in defense of Dartmouth College in 1818, remain relevant today not just to the 1,600 private, nonprofit four-year colleges in the United States but to many colleges that not only prepare students for a job but challenge students with a liberal arts curriculum. For those students, as life...

  • August 17-24, 2015

    Deal-Breakers in Congress

  • August 3-10, 2015

    Latinos Rising

  • July 6-13, 2015

    Raise the Age

  • June 22-29, 2015

    Pro-Family Policies

  • June 8-15, 2015

    Egypt’s Trial

  • May 25-June 1, 2015

    Paying Attention in Syria

  • May 18, 2015

    The Streets of Baltimore

    The battle for Baltimore, which subsided with the indictment of six police officers, is the latest in a series of conflicts between citizens and police that occur, as President Obama said, “it seems like, once a week now.” The riots are a symptom of a national economic, racial and moral disease. It calls for soul-searching, the president suggested, when a community’s young men are more...

  • May 11, 2015

    A Humanitarian Disaster

  • May 4, 2015

    A Trafficking Jam