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What the Wen Firing Says about Planned Parenthood

July was not a good month for the former CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. And I am not taking about Cecile Richards. I am referring to Leana Wen, who, after suffering a miscarriage early in July, also suffered a job loss when on July 16 the Planned Parenthood board of directors showed her [...]

On Bob Dylan’s Nobel Speech

Plato said that changes in music and sports were also indications in changes in constitutions of polities. Changes in politics are usually also indicative of changes in souls. Music mirrors human souls and the direction they are taking, good or bad. The mind and body may be closest together in music. The notion that we [...]

The oldest Catholic university no more?

The oldest Catholic University in the world -- Belgium's Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, founded in 1425 by Pope Martin V -- is commencing an internal debate over whether the institution should drop "Catholic" from its name: "It's time for a different orientation," says Leuven Rector Mark Waer. After the outbreak of the pedophilia scandal in the [...]

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