Politics and Society

Posts on politics, society, current events, and the like:

Spring and Baby Toes Are Good For the Soul: 7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol. 40)

These Walls - Spring and Baby Toes Are Good For the Soul (7QT40)


A Vote of No Confidence in the Republican Party

These Walls - A Vote of No Confidence in the Republican Party


(Not) Watching the Debate, Political Parties and Mr. Fluffy Puffy, and Staying Close to the Stories: 7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol. 38)


Can’t the Answer Just Be That We Mourn?

Can't the Answer Just Be That We Mourn


Praying for Paris

Praying for Paris


Worth Revisiting Wednesday: A Tale of Two Soldiers

These Walls - A Tale of Two Soldiers


Thoughts on a Disappointing Debate: 7 Quick Takes Friday (Vol. 36)

Thoughts on a Disappointing Debate 7QT36


Do We Have the Courage to Help the Next Aylan Kurdi?

These Walls - Do We Have the Courage to Help the Next Aylan Kurdi?


What This Catholic Wants in a President (And How the Candidates Measure Up) — Part FourThese Walls - What This Catholic Wants in a President Part 4


What This Catholic Wants in a President (And How the Candidates Measure Up) — Part ThreeThese Walls - What This Catholic Wants in a President Part Three


What This Catholic Wants in a President (And How the Candidates Measure Up) — Part TwoThese Walls - What This Catholic Wants in a President Part Two


What This Catholic Wants in a President (And How the Candidates Measure Up) — Part OneThese Walls - What This Catholic Wants in a President Part One - 2


7 Quick Takes on Last Night’s Debate (Vol. 35)These Walls - 7QT on Last Night's Debate - 5