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Welcome to The Seen and The Unseen!

The Seen and The Unseen is an inquiry into the nature and practice of political economy. This blog and podcast features cultural, political, and economic commentary informed by Catholic Truth, and particularly by Catholic Social Teaching.

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The Politics of Heaven and the Longing of Earth

There seems to be no shortage of evidence that our politics have become increasingly tribalistic. Every day we are offered a fresh batch of reasons why liberalism has failed. And while a plethora of commentators are eager to provide analysis explaining what’s wrong with our society, and there are certainly plenty of politicians pledging to …