The culture of corrupt police departments is often invoked as the best analogy to explain how the sexual abuse of children by Catholic clergy could have taken root and endured so long and with such impunity. But the brutal killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police, the ensuing protests and the police overreaction, has shown…

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Welcome to Sapientia! This is the blog of Fordham University’s Center on Religion and Culture. Since its founding in 2004, the CRC has welcomed the public to enjoy conversations with artists, journalists, scholars, writers, and faith leaders on the wide range of issues that arise at the intersection of faith and culture.

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