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Hooray! Gays Can March in St. Pat's Parade for First Time

The St. Patrick’s Day parade next year will be unlike any other in New York’s history, which is saying something for an institution that is older than the republic itself. 381 more words

Retroactively spiked: The post-publication killing of Msgr. Charles Pope's blog post on New York City's St. Patrick’s Day Parade

In the old days, publishers and newspaper owners would from time to time “kill” a writer’s column before publication. Despite their ballyhoo and blather about freedom of the press, publishers and newspaper proprietors are almost universally in my long experience with them a timid lot, if not outright moral cowards at times, always afraid of offending someone. 1,263 more words

Journalism

We Shall See: Will the St. Patrick's Day Parade Be Truly GLBTQ Inclusive?

Andrew Brewer’s efforts absolutely should not be minimized, and steps toward progress are better than roadblocks. However, we shall see what happens to those applications. 8 more words

Social Commentary

Activists: NBC Group Should Skip St. Patrick's Parade If Other LGBT Groups Not OK'd To March

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Irish gay activists are calling for an LGBT group invited to march in New York’s 2015 St. Patrick’s Day Parade to boycott the event unless other gay groups are also allowed to participate. 514 more words

News

Francis Effect: That's why Sodomites should march in St. Patrick's Day Parade

This quote was found at Creative Minority Report:

O’Reilly told CNA said the parade policy was changed due to Catholic teaching “about showing compassion and understanding to groups that don’t agree with all the Church’s teachings.”

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Apostasy