challenging religious privilege in public life

The Vatican and Catholic hierarchy in general concern themselves too much with dominance and too little with social justice.

Conservative lawmakers around the US have launched one of the most extreme assaults on women’s choice the US has seen in decades. It is in…

The antiabortion movement in the United States was created in response to the US Supreme Court ruling on Roe v. Wade in 1973, which legalized…

Why is the Vatican so anxious to impose its will on the world of Catholics and non-Catholics alike when it comes to abortion and family…

Milton P. Siegel, who for 24 years was the assistant director-general of the World Health Organization, reveals the Vatican's control of WHO policy.

The 1960s saw a rapidly increasing American public awareness of the world population problem. The invention of the contraceptive pill...

On March 30, 1995, Pope John Paul II made public his encyclical letter entitled Evangelicum Vitae, which assailed both abortion and contraception...

It is most important to understand that the Vatican leadership can visualize a world where it no longer exists. It was this chilling vision that…

From his first days in office, President Nixon understood the grave dangers of high rates of population growth—more than any other president.

In an earlier article appearing in this journal, I described why the very survival of papal authority is threatened by population growth control...