Faith DispatchesJim McDermottOctober 19, 2017
Upward of 3,000 buildings have been destroyed just in Santa Rosa, a city of 175,000 people.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottOctober 11, 2017
The sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church is a warning that Hollywood cannot try to minimize or downplay the actions of Harvey Weinstein.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottOctober 06, 2017
“Celebrating Columbus Day does not honor their story and their struggle and their history; it insults it.”
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottSeptember 18, 2017
It is not only Anaheim, but Southern California as a whole that finds itself in the midst of a homelessness emergency.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottSeptember 13, 2017
“Our vision is growth. We’re the largest archdiocese in the country, largest Catholic school system in the country, and we still feel like we’re underserving our population."
Politics & SocietyJim McDermottAugust 30, 2017
The thing you hear again and again about Diana is that like Pope Francis, she “saw” the people around her.
Arts & Culture TelevisionJim McDermottAugust 28, 2017
Climate change is the real battle before us, a battle quite possibly against extinction. It sounds ridiculously fantastic to put it like that; if only we had dragons and a Night King to help us believe.
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottAugust 16, 2017
How do you continue to “bear witness” when every three or four days there is another crisis?
Politics & Society DispatchesJim McDermottAugust 07, 2017
One option for promoting just business practices is divestment, but investing to gain a seat at the corporate table is also an important advocacy strategy.
Arts & Culture CultureJim McDermottJuly 13, 2017
Last month, Disney announced that it would remove the "wench auction" from its popular Pirates of the Caribbean ride. Some fans were not happy.