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Editorial: Is John Paul II the model for abortion debate?

We say: While politics has resulted in a packed Supreme Court that might well overturn Roe v. Wade in the not-too-distant future, the needle hasn't moved much in terms of the general culture.

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Editorial: Trump's false crisis adds to growing national unease

We say: Beneath the alarmism, fear-mongering and sheer fiction dispensed by this administration is the question: Will the institutions that mold democracy and hold it together survive?

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When Twitter drums out both sound and silence

Once upon a time, the word twitter was an onomatopoeic rendering of sounds of rather little consequence. Today, a tweet can send the political and religious universes spinning out of orbit for days.

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Editorial: Reality check was missing at US bishops' retreat

We say: If the sex abuse crisis and the bishops' mishandling of it was the impetus for the U.S. bishops' recent retreat, why was it taken off the agenda as a topic to be dealt with? 

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