Opinion

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Abortion foes should not use people with disabilities as props

With the constant attacks on reproductive rights, it is easy to feel your blood boil every time another right-wing, anti-choice message comes your way.

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South Dakota covers up sex abuse of Native foster children

Forced into sexually abusive foster care; incredible and atrocious as it may sound, that is the fate the state of South Dakota assigned to several Lakota children through its Department of Social Services.

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Overlooked and looked over: women veterans tell their story

Women veterans are sharing their experiences in a powerful and eye opening exhibit at the National Veterans Art Museum in Chicago, now through Memorial Day.

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Ongoing abuse scandal shakes church's foundations

Further revelations of the abuse and molestation of children by priests, and the ongoing cover-up by Catholic Church officials, has drawn widespread condemnation from both Catholics and non-Catholics, shaking the Vatican and Pope Benedict XVI.

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The Catholic sex abuse scandal: a victim’s view

When we think of Ireland we often think of green fields, but recent reports, commissioned by the government and running thousands of pages, of the behavior of the Catholic Church paint a much darker picture.