Blue Mass Matters

Klaus Yoder profiles Law and Order Catholicism and points towards a non-dualistic vision of faith and safety.

The Church Belongs to the Streets

Christopher Cruz recounts the history of the Young Lords and how their activism calls Christians to use our political power for the many.

The Political Theology of Milton Friedman

Milton Friedman’s ideas continue to exercise a profound influence on our political and economic imagination. On the sixtieth anniversary of Capitalism and Freedom, Adam Kotsko explores the uncanny relationship between Friedman’s neoliberalism and Christian theology. 

What to the Slave is the Fourth of July?

Frederick Douglass’ famous Independence Day address took a rhetorical scalpel to the lofty self-image and founding texts of America. With political and religious fervor, he drove home the contradiction between republican values and chattel slavery.