Malcolm became an influential figure to many African-Americans and supporters of civil rights and equality, and continues to be so today.
Sister Simone Campbell was upbeat on the possibility of meaningful immigration reform.
Not enough is said today about the role of women in formulating the basic beliefs we have about the nature of freedom itself.
In a move without precedent since the Middle Ages, Pope Benedict announced his resignation today.
The American Civil Liberties Union is considering challenging the placement of a Ten Commandments monument near the Oklahoma state Capitol.
Denis McDonough, deputy national security adviser to President Barack Obama, met with a delegation from the SOA Watch movement here Nov. 13.
At its Fire of Faith, Rekindling Democracy rally this past Sunday, the Detroit metropolitan faith community unveiled a new kind of "heat" beginning to sweep the region.
I was interested in July 31 news reports that the church's pastor, Jack Schaap, was fired for having sexual relationships with a minor.
Chick-fil-A has maintained a sharp anti-gay stance, feeding millions of dollars into organizations that oppose same-sex marriage.
Overcoming racial overtones dominating the economic and political life of Southeast Michigan was the challenge.