America (magazine)

American Jesuit Catholic magazine

America is a national weekly magazine published by the Jesuits of the United States and headquartered in Manhattan. It has news and opinion about Catholicism and how it relates to American politics and cultural life.

It has been published continuously since 1909, and is also available online. It has been seen as liberal-leaning publication,[1][2][3] and has been described by The Washington Post as "a favourite of Catholic liberal intellectuals".


  1. Thompson, Damian (May 9, 2018). "Caught in the culture wars |". Archived from the original on October 19, 2018. Retrieved October 19, 2018.
  2. "American Historical Periodicals: Periodicals Online". Penn Libraries. University of Pennsylvania. Retrieved 19 October 2018.
  3. Boorstein, Michelle (28 June 2013). "America, a popular intellectual Catholic magazine, bans terms 'liberal,' 'conservative'". The Washington Post. Retrieved 17 July 2015.