President Bill Clinton Archives - Crux



  • Northern Ireland bids farewell to ex-IRA chief McGuinness

    Northern Ireland bids farewell to ex-IRA chief McGuinness

    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton praised former Irish Republican Army commander Martin McGuinness as a leader able to grow beyond what he called “a time of rage and resentment” and pursue policies such as his acceptance of police authority, his role in helping to govern a Northern Ireland state that the IRA long pledged to destroy, and his rejection of IRA splinter groups still trying to upset the peace. McGuinness died on Tuesday at the age of 66.

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  • Facing a post-truth culture, let’s be apostles of dialogue

    Facing a post-truth culture, let’s be apostles of dialogue

    Although there’s a long history of politicians playing fast and loose with the truth, Trump’s team seems to have raised it to a new level, reflecting a culture that’s almost given up on the idea of truth. In the teeth of it, Catholics should resist on all fronts and act as apostles of dialogue.

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