I don’t buy the narrative being pushed by the Democratic Party that Governor Romney was in any way disrespectful, impolite or rude during last week’s presidential debate. He came off assertive, bold, and – to borrow a term from Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly – fresh. He needed to persuade Americans that he’s not the stiff-necked caricature Democrats make him out to be. And polls suggest h... More
I can’t believe I didn’t make this connection earlier.
It took this story out of Canada to help me connect the dots:
Organizers of the Occupy Vancouver movement almost took over the Holy Rosary Cathedral in downtown Vancouver on Sunday morning.
Vancouver Police stopped the protesters from disrupting Mass at the Catholic church. A spokesman for the group, which renamed itself Occupy ... More
Many, many good people have weighed-in on this week’s news that the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace has released a White Paper on international finance and development.
My thoughts about it are here and here.
Here’s the best of what I’ve read from others on the topic.
Mark Brumley, Editor of Ignatius Press:
If the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace is trying to mak... More
UPDATE 2: A Round-Up of Excellent Comments On The Justice & Peace White Paper.
24 hours have passed since the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace released its note (i.e., “White Paper”) on finance and development.
I find that’s about how much time it takes to get a good snapshot of where general opinion is on a given news story, so now it’s time to take stock over... More