DURHAM, N.C. (RNS) Jennifer Pinckney survived the Charleston massacre that took her husband’s life and the lives of eight others. “I want him to smile down on us. I want him to be proud,” she said at a Duke University event.
Articles tagged “gun control”
(RNS) Bishop Kevin Farrell offers a blistering critique of what he describes as congressional kowtowing to the gun lobby.
(RNS) Guns represent retaining control over and against government, even for those with no violent agendas.
The front page of the New York Daily News takes a strong stance against how some politicians are reacting to the San Bernardino shooting with calls for prayer instead of tighter gun control laws.
The Colorado Springs clinic, which includes abortion services, has been the target of repeated protests by anti-abortion activists. The policeman who died was a co-pastor at an evangelical church.
WASHINGTON (RNS) After personally seeing the bodies of the Amish schoolchildren prepared for a funeral after being gunned down in 2006, Schenck began to realize he needed to care more about life outside the womb, too.
(RNS) Citing Pope Francis’ blast at arms trade ‘blood money,’ Archbishop Blase Cupich, the pontiff’s point man in the U.S., may push the volatile issue high on the Catholic hierarchy’s agenda.