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Money, Politics, and the Francisification of Cardinal Dolan

It is really no mystery why the pedophile enabler Timothy Dolan decided to support banning the ban on gays in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. It made financial and political sense, and we know money and politics is significant to the big business that is the Catholic Church. 162 more words

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Cardinal Timothy Dolan and the fate of the American Church

September 6, 2014

I can’t help writing about the Church in the United States today.  My focus is generally on the lost Sees and the changing world so I guess this particular bit of episcopal insanity falls under the latter heading.   928 more words


"Big Money, Big Mouth": How The Megadonors Of The Right Think

Let’s be clear about who the political enemy is in this country:

Three years ago, Home Depot co-founder Kenneth Langone helped lead an unsuccessful effort by a group of GOP megadonors to persuade Gov.

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"A Matter Of Human Conscience": The Backlash To The Backlash On Border Children

Perhaps not since that fleeting moment of national unity in the immediate aftermath of the 9/11 tragedy nearly 13 years ago have so many diverse faith traditions, from Catholic bishops to Quakers, from evangelical Christians to liberal Jews, come together with such genuine fervor on any public issue. 667 more words


Education Investment Tax Credits – Breaking the Public School Monopoly

I assess how Catholic schools serve as a public good in inner cities in a recent Acton Institute piece.

The Education Investment Tax Credit could have been an important investment in saving America’s inner cities from a civic disaster propagated by high poverty and increased crime rates.

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