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Opinion: Catholics should care about Meghan Markle's mental health

Meghan and Harry's recent interview with Oprah has opened an international conversation about power, racism, and mental health. Alessandra Harris dissects and reflects.

Black Catholic Round-up (2/9/2021)

Black History Month has brought a bevy of stories concerning Black Catholics already, but the topics covered are by no means limited to history. Read on!

Echoing USCCB, the Vatican OKs COVID vaccines

As conservative Catholics continue to debate among themselves, the Vatican joins the USCCB in explaining the licitness of vaccines.

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser relaxes worship restrictions ahead of court ruling

Following a lawsuit and restraining order request from Cardinal Wilton Gregory's archdiocese, the Black Catholic mayor of DC has revised earlier worship restrictions.

Black bishops officially endorse COVID vaccines

Two of the vaccines now being distributed in their first wave have been endorsed by the relevant USCCB chairmen—and the Black bishops aren't too far behind.

Cardinal Gregory planning to use new position to advocate for African Americans

Cardinal Gregory sat down with RNS' Jack Jenkins this week to discuss politics, pathogens, progress, and Black people.

'Overt discrimination': Another Catholic governor's COVID restrictions fall, in area full of Black coreligionists

Gov. Gavin Newsom's restrictions on California's houses of worship have now stumbled—and may soon fall. Black Catholic churches are among the beneficiaries.
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