We need more debate about the sustainability of our civilisation, about the new model of progress not limited to only material values.
A summer of crisis amongst major banks dramatises the challenge of regulating giant corporations.
The prison system is challenged in Europe because it is been unhelpful in promoting offenders’ reintegration into society. Alternatives to prison are very much needed.
A new ruling on access to PGD techniques raises important ethical and legal issues, and opens an unavoidable debate.
On 20 September China’s Prime Minister Wen Jiabao met EU Commission President Barroso and Herman Van Rompuy, European Council President on the occasion of the EU-China Summit in Brussels.
Religious freedom cannot be reduced to its private dimension, but its various manifestations in the public space are also an essential component.
Nearly 4000 people took part in the European Forum Alpbach from 16 August to 1 September 2012: students and academics, politicians and diplomats, businessmen and women and economists.
The former Archbishop of Milan, Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini SJ, died on 31 August 2012. Pope Benedict has paid the warmest tribute to his profound capacity for evangelisation and dialogue.