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In this photo provided Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013 by the Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano, Pope Francis has his picture taken inside St. Peter's Basilica with youths from the Italian Diocese of Piacenza and Bobbio who came to Rome for a pilgrimage, at the Vatican, Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013.
September 22, 2013 | Nuns on the Bus

Pope Francis’s recent interview was interpreted by many as a “new direction” for the Catholic church and could have significant consequences for American political debates. Continue reading

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August 24, 2012 | Moyers & Company

On a road trip of faith and politics, American nuns spread the word: Paul Ryan’s budget would hurt those already struggling to make ends meet. Continue reading

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August 24, 2012

Bill invites Sister Simone Campbell and Robert Royal to discuss faith, politics and Paul Ryan. Continue reading

Sister Simone Campbell, organizer of the Nuns on the Bus tour, speaking in Ames, Iowa. Photo by Jackie Kostek
June 18, 2012 | Nuns on the Bus

We report from inside the ‘Nuns on the Bus’ tour, on a mission to spotlight social justice issues and protest the House Republican budget. Continue reading

Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is seen in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington. October 2011 (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
February 9, 2012 | Blog
In less than a week, another women's health issue erupts over a rule forcing Catholic institutions to offer birth control to employees.