Youth

May 10, 2013

Two Houses of Horror

A tale of two cities, Philadelphia and Cleveland dominated the news this week with the Kermit Gosnell abortion trial revelations and the decade long child abduction […]
May 15, 2013

Gatsby Madness and The Millennials: Another Lost Generation?

I was sure I would hate it. Almost one hundred percent sure. But I went and saw “The Great Gatsby” anyhow. Mostly to figure out what all […]
June 5, 2013

The hookup culture perverts human relationships

Last week I compiled a list of cities I think are the  most harmful to a person’s Catholic faith. I put Cambridge, Massachusetts on that list because […]
July 18, 2013
Still from Lord of the Flies (1990), MGM Studios

Responsible Parenting is Such a Drag

This week, the online magazine Slate ran a disturbing photo-journal on a group of parents who are on the forefront of the culture wars by not […]
July 22, 2013

Rio or Bust!

(We’re excited to have direct coverage of World Youth Day 2013.  Please welcome the first post from our correspondant, Kristin, and stay tuned for more. -Ed.)  […]
July 23, 2013

Guttmacher Study Shows Reductions in Teen Sexual Activity

Recently, a pair of researchers affiliated with the Guttmacher Institute published a study in the public health journal Pediatrics. (The article is behind a paywall.) The […]
July 26, 2013

Guavas, Rain and Samba- oh my!

Hello fellow pilgrims! I’m sorry it has been so long since my last message. The Internet access is very unpredictable here in Rio. Since my last […]
July 28, 2013

The Priest and the Pop Star

“I wouldn’t be sitting here right now if not for him.”  You don’t often hear a pop music star credit a Catholic priest in this way, […]