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Catholic Crisis

Here's a Washington Post article related to the previous post . Catholics: Church in Midst of A 'Crisis' "A growing majority of Catholics are sharply critical of the way the Roman Catholic Church has handled instances of child abuse by priests and believe the scandal has deeply tarnished the church's reputation, according to a national …

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Catholic Reform?

[Here's another post by Jerry. This won't be all, though. There WILL be more. I WILL toss in my $2.50 (This is waaaaay beyond $0.02) some time soon (probably after finals are over). – Funky] Here's a liberal Brit take on the American Catholic Church. Not to minimize the terrible consequences of this scandal, but …

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Blog Ethics

The following articles present blogs as something more than a fad, more than leisure-time rambling. Blogs can be a powerful tool. They offer a chance to bypass traditional media. I have often heard that professional journalism is unbiased. Bullfeathers. If you've never read a liberally-slanted newspaper, watched a conservative news report, or listened to reactionary …

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Grudge Match

In a similar vein as the last link post … WWWF Grudge Match "From a time when champions were measured not by their contracts and endorsements but by the sweat and blood and courage they smeared on the canvas, come the past battles of the WWWF. For those of you new to the Grudge Match …

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Defending the Church

Now that I have a forum at my disposal, I'd like to take a stand against the Catholic bashing that has been going on since the priest scandal broke. As a start, I offer a well-written letter to the editor submitted to The Pitt News by a good friend (and the man who sponsored my …

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