• 1,000-plus faith leaders call for ‘free and fair election’

    1,000-plus faith leaders call for ‘free and fair election’

    • Oct 27, 2020

    More than 1,000 clergy members, religious scholars and other faith-based advocates have signed onto a unique statement that supports a comprehensive path to “a free and fair election” and urges leaders to heed the verdict of “legitimate election results” regardless of who wins in November.

  • Barrett confirmed by Senate for Supreme Court, takes oath

    Barrett confirmed by Senate for Supreme Court, takes oath

    • Oct 27, 2020

    Amy Coney Barrett was confirmed to the Supreme Court late Monday by a deeply divided Senate, with Republicans overpowering Democrats to install President Donald Trump’s nominee days before the election and secure a likely conservative court majority for years to come.

  • Women’s groups plan more protests over Poland abortion law

    Women’s groups plan more protests over Poland abortion law

    • Oct 27, 2020

    Women’s rights activists and thousands of their supporters held a fifth day of protests across Poland on Monday, defying pandemic restrictions to express their anger at a top court ruling that tightens the predominantly Catholic nation’s already strict abortion law.