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Why do CNN and the New York Times dislike the UK?

Why do the New York Times and much of the American left have such a beef with Britain, and what does this say about the culture wars within the US, where Britain and its legacy tie into the narrative of colonialism and racism which has gripped American politics? The death of HM Elizabeth II has

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The housing crisis is a Catholic crisis too

The Catholic Church cannot duck out of the cost-of-living crisis impacting people across the developed world. The problem today does not only afflict densely-populated countries in Europe, but increasingly major metropolitan areas in North America and Australasia as well. The upshot is the delay of family formation, in many cases worsening an already-declining fertility rate,

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McElroy vs Cordileone: the battle for American Catholicism

The elevation of the Bishop of San Diego, rather than the Archbishop of San Francisco, to cardinal this summer demonstrates the extent to which Pope Francis is shaping the College of Cardinals to choose a successor reflecting his legacy should he resign or die in the near-term. But it also shines a light on the

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Kansas backs abortion access in test for Supreme Court ruling

The US state of Kansas – which is largely represented by Republicans in Congress but which has a Democratic Governor – has decided in a referendum to protect abortion access, in what could be seen as a rebuff of the Supreme Court ruling in Dobbs. Although several states have moved to restrict abortion access since

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Immigration cannot save Catholic Church in the West

The Catholic Church in the Anglosphere and western Europe is in no small part today being propped up by immigration, but this is not a long-term solution for the survival of the Church across the Western world. There are two key reasons for this: the first is the decline in Catholic affiliation in much of

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US culture wars threaten to spiral out of control

The fact the White House is considering a limited abortion health emergency declaration should perhaps not be surprising. President Biden has previously said he has asked his administration to consider whether he has the authority to declare such a public health emergency, although the US Government may be fearful of another Supreme Court showdown. Now,

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Pope Francis has a unique opportunity to reconcile Canada’s First Nations with the Church

The Pope has said his trip to Canada – which will begin this coming Sunday – will be a “pilgrimage of penance” to help heal the wrongs done to Indigenous peoples by Catholic priests and nuns who ran abusive residential schools. As reported by Reuters, the trip – which will last until the following Saturday

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