| Aug 8, 2012
| 9:55 PM
| Apr 15, 2012
| 5:14 PM
Like so many of us, Prior Walter, the central character in Tony Kushner's epic, two-part, seven-hour masterpiece "Angels in America," once got a warning from his mother. If friends, lovers, those who aspire to be your spiritual or political leaders, get...
| Apr 15, 2012
| 8:49 PM
Emmaus girls basketball coach Bill Dunn understands there's more to life than winning games and hanging championship banners.
As the pastor of young adults at Faith Church in Allentown, Dunn preaches the importance of things beyond the X's and O's of...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:38 PM
It was not immediately clear there could be a link between the FBI's "Most Wanted Terrorists" list (headed by Osama bin Laden until last May) and the assertion that Lehigh University researchers put adorable little rodents through hamster hell.
| Apr 26, 2012
| 12:13 PM
The mother of a Kokomo boy who died from AIDS spoke to students at a local high school Thursday.
Jeanne White-Ginder, the mother of Ryan White, spoke to students at Decatur Central High School, educating them about HIV and AIDS.
Ryan was diagnosed...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 3:00 AM
March is Women's History Month, but the headlines give us little to celebrate.
Women who dare to attend protests in Egypt are routinely beaten and subjected to brutal "virginity tests." Girls in Afghanistan are beaten or disfigured for attending school....
| Mar 1, 2013
| 10:31 AM
Oscar hosts are supposed to be irreverent and edgy, otherwise they are instantly accused of boring us silly. So Seth MacFarlane must have been surprised by the rolling backlash from his performance at last week's Academy Awards.
In a gathering storm...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 7:20 AM
If you set out to re-create the ambience of The Shrine, the feverishly infamous Lagos music venue ruled by the Nigerian icon, Afrobeat guru and political revolutionary Fela Anikulapo Kuti, let's just say that the cavernous Arie Crown Theater, in the...
| Feb 9, 2013
When the going's good, America often kicks God to the curb. But, "Let things come undone, and God gets the call. As if God were some celestial Saint Bernard that arrives not with a barrel of schnapps strapped beneath his neck but an abundant supply of...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 3:42 PM
Be still, my somewhat jaded American Catholic heart: A Jesuit? A Jesuit from Argentina who, as archbishop then cardinal, eschewed the chauffeur-driven limousine for the public buses of Buenos Aires? A Jesuit devoted to social justice and to helping the...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 9:09 AM
WASHINGTON -- It turns out that being American is bad for your health, relatively speaking. Anyone interested in health care ought to digest the findings of a massive new report from the National Research Council and the Institute of Medicine, which...