Description: When Americans think of Irish politics, most of our experience is limited to U2 songs or action films like Tom Clancy’s Patriot Games. A major figure in Ireland/Northern Ireland relations passed away yesterday and his influence is enormous. John Hume is the only person to win the Nobel Peace Prize, Ghandi Peace Prize and Martin Luther King Award and has been praised worldwide for his efforts to bring peace to the island. Archbishop Eamon Martin describes him as a “man of deep faith in prayer and practical Christianity.” We look at his life with KV Turley.
Kevin Turley is the Director of Mission and News Editor for EWTN Great Britain and a UK Correspondent for the National Catholic Register
Description: The protests in Portland continued through the weekend and have been ongoing for nearly 70 days since the killing of George Floyd. Luther Abel has checked it out firsthand and joins us with what he has been seeing.
Luther Abel is an editorial intern at National Review.
Description: Has the pandemic's cancellation of so many public events thrown off your internal clock? Can you believe the election is now less than 3 months away? Joe Biden leads President Trump in virtually every national poll - but didn't the same thing happen with Hillary Clinton? We'll take a look at the political landscape and Catholic considerations for the election with John Manos.
John Manos is Vice President and General Counsel for EWTN.