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CNN

July 17, 2018

A researcher studied a year of public Venmo transactions. Here's what she learned

"You're basically having people testify against themselves in transaction comments about illicit activity," said Mike Chapple, who teaches business analytics and cybersecurity courses at the University of Notre Dame's Mendoza College of Business.

The Daily Beast

July 16, 2018

Charities Can Reject Foster Parents for Immigrant Kids Over Religion

Richard Garnett, a law professor at Notre Dame Law School and director of the university’s Program on Church, State & Society, doesn’t see a problem with such faith-based eligibility criteria “so long as there are other options available for people who do not meet these criteria and so long as it is clear that the government is supporting the service provisions, not the religious criteria.”

The New York Times

July 16, 2018

Raising a Child in a Doomed World

Roy Scranton is a professor of English at the University of Notre Dame.

The New York Times

July 16, 2018

Rebooting the Ethical Soldier

Robert H. Latiff is a retired Air Force major general.

New York Post

July 14, 2018

Dems: Trump must take Putin to task on election meddling

Putin, for his part, is likely aiming to win an end to sanctions, which are harming Russian industries and individuals, Susanne Wengle of the University of Notre Dame told the Washington Post – as well as “recognition as a legitimate great power.”

CNBC

July 14, 2018

A look at the issues at stake ahead of Trump and Putin's summit

"I think it's a good thing the president is talking to our adversaries, because that's what diplomacy is all about but certainly, we don't want him to go over there and give away the store," Michael Desch, a foreign policy expert and director of the International Security Center at the University of Notre Dame, told CNBC.

The Washington Post

July 14, 2018

What Trump and Putin want from their historic summit

Susanne Wengle, assistant professor of political science, University of Notre Dame.

Fox News

July 14, 2018

Eric Shawn: How should Putin be punished?

Michael Desch, director of the International Security Center at the University of Notre Dame.

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The New York Times

July 14, 2018

The New York Yankees Are a Moral Abomination

David Bentley Hart is the author of “The New Testament: A Translation.”

National Catholic Reporter

July 13, 2018

500 theologians to gather in Sarajevo to talk ethics, action

Other panels include Dominican Sr. Alison Munro, head of the AIDS Office of the Southern African Bishops' Conference; Msgr. Francisco Niño Súa, associate general secretary of the Latin American regional bishops' conference; and Emmanuel Katongole, a Ugandan now at the University of Notre Dame's Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies in Indiana.

National Catholic Reporter

July 13, 2018

Why Catholics and Jews dominate at the Supreme Court

"For a whole lot of Catholic and Jewish immigrants, law school was, in a very pressing way, a ticket to the middle class," said Richard W. Garnett, a law professor at the University of Notre Dame.

ABC News

July 12, 2018

Lawmakers, experts doubt Trump could unilaterally pull US from NATO

Mary Ellen O'Connell, a professor of Law and International Dispute Resolution at the University of Notre Dame told ABC News that the Constitution makes clear that the president needs Congress to create a treaty, but it's less clear about whether a president can dismantle one.

CNBC

July 12, 2018

Real questions about what NATO’s future should be: Professor

Michael Desch, professor of political science at the University of Notre Dame discusses the NATO summit, Trump's comments on defense spending and Germany's relationship with Russia.

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Crux

July 11, 2018

Notre Dame legal scholar: Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh ‘highly talented’

Richard W. Garnett is the Paul J. Schierl/Fort Howard Corporation Professor at the University of Notre Dame Law School.

Our Sunday Visitor

July 11, 2018

Opening the Word: Love of the shepherd

Timothy P. O’Malley, Ph.D., is managing director of the McGrath Institute for Church Life.

USA Today

July 11, 2018

Donald Trump is right to question NATO

Michael C. Desch is a Packey J. Dee professor of political science at Notre Dame and director of the Notre Dame International Security Center (NDISC).

Crux

July 10, 2018

Catholics don’t see sweeping legal change with Trump’s SCOTUS pick

According to Rick Garnett, an associate dean and professor of law at Notre Dame Law School, Kavanaugh’s legal thinking is “shaped by Scalia,” as he believes is the case for all of the potential contenders on the president’s shortlist.

CNBC

July 10, 2018

The Supreme Court could cripple an Obama-era consumer finance watchdog if agency critic Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed

"Ironically, Mick Mulvaney has given some credibility to the theory that a single director can abuse his power," said Judith Fox, a former member of the CFPB's Consumer Advisory Board who was fired alongside the 24 other members of the advisory group during a conference call last month.

Politico

July 10, 2018

Conservatives pushing Kavanaugh’s family-man image

Many of those groups had hoped Trump would instead nominate Amy Coney Barrett, a circuit court judge, former Notre Dame professor, staunch Catholic and mother to seven kids.

On Point

July 10, 2018

President Trump Nominates Brett Kavanaugh To Supreme Court

Richard Garnett, Professor at Notre Dame Law School, where he teaches constitutional law and is the founding director of the program on Church, State and Society.

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