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  •  I would think his Jesuit Education from (6+ / 0-)

    Santa Clara University is what i would rely on. Jesuit education promotes selflessness and service to ones community. While I think their views on gay and women's reproductive rights are not as open as I would like i do know first hand that at Panetta's alma matter the priests were against prop 8 and supported the students activities against the passage of prop 8. Anti 8 fliers were posted all over campus with no demand to pull them. Jesuits are a bit different from Catholic priests.

    15,000 CA diabetic school kids in danger due to recent court decision.Shame on the ANA,CNA,CSNO. Info http://tiny.cc/uVmZF

    by foggycity on Mon Jan 05, 2009 at 12:02:11 PM PST

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    •  Jesuits are tough but passionate defenders of hum (1+ / 0-)
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      My favorite high school teacher was a Jesuit from Latin America (very much in the Liberation Theology mode) who had us read Cervantes in the original Spanish.

      •  And SCU is very focused on human rights. (0+ / 0-)

        15,000 CA diabetic school kids in danger due to recent court decision.Shame on the ANA,CNA,CSNO. Info http://tiny.cc/uVmZF

        by foggycity on Mon Jan 05, 2009 at 12:11:49 PM PST

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