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Towards a Just-War Ethic for Cyber War: Defining Cyber Warfare

In Catholic circles, or even in the broader Christian community, there has been virtually no discussion of the ethics of cyber warfare. Does the Christian just-war tradition have anything to say about cyber warfare? Before any such discussion can take place, however, it is crucial to have an understanding of what we even mean by cyber warfare.

Catholic Social Ethics

Recent Symposia

Race & Political Theology

What is the role of the public theologian in unveiling the racialized discourse of public theology itself?

Race and Political Theology

For this symposium, we asked respondents to reflect on the question, “What are the political implications of naming a text sacred?”

These essays chip away at the patina that has built up around King’s figural representation in our collective political culture.

ASSEMBLY Podcast

With the Oscars just around the corner, we convene a panel to discuss theology, morality, and politics in recent film. We begin by confronting the horrors of racism in Get Out and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.

In the Field

New essays by Anthony M. Bateza, John Witte Jr., Matthew J. Tuininga, Joan Lockwood O’Donovan, and Elisabeth Rain Kincaid look back to the political theologies active in the European Reformations.

A life dedicated wholeheartedly to paradox, necessarily lived in opposition to the ways of the world: this is what we have lost.