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by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 136 comments on Sat Jun 23, 2012 at 06:51 AM PDT with 374 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. When a mob of conservative commentators led by Rush Limbaugh and Fox Business News morning host Stuart Varney recently red-baited Pope Francis, many of us ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 73 comments on Wed Dec 11, 2013 at 05:43 AM PST with 126 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. The Ice Bucket Challenge has been an outstanding success in raising both awareness and research money needed to find a cure for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 50 comments on Sun Sep 21, 2014 at 03:00 AM PDT with 93 Recommends
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by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 61 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 05:49 AM PDT with 78 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. Catholic University of America (CUA) in Washington, DC recently set off a firestorm when it announced it has accepted a $1 million grant from the Charles Koch ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Dec 23, 2013 at 12:05 PM PST with 55 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action A small group of conservative Catholics has produced an election-year YouTube video that has gone viral. The dark, somber three-minute production recites the ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 56 comments on Thu May 31, 2012 at 05:10 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
In light of late polls apparently showing Rick Santorum " ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Jan 01, 2012 at 09:53 PM PST with 46 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. In the last several posts we have examined an element of the Catholic Right  comprised of neo-Confederate apologists who openly advocate both the state ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 03:01 AM PDT with 44 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. I have written a great deal in the past few years about the odd phenomenon of Catholic Neo-Confederatism. Let's add one more name to the pantheon. Thomas ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 31 comments on Tue Sep 02, 2014 at 03:12 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
Wisconsin Republican State Senator Randy Hopper is a top target of the recall campaign being waged by Democrats and unions over Republican efforts to eliminate collective bargaining rights for ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Mar 12, 2011 at 04:50 PM PST with 40 Recommends
Now that Rick Santorum has announced that he is running for president, again, it is worth reminding ourselves that he is a coarsely obvious religious bigot. I first published this post when he was ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 32 comments on Wed May 27, 2015 at 04:44 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. The emerging influence of Thomas J. Woods and other neo-Confederate ideologues within the Catholic Right was the focus of the first post in this series. They ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 04:46 AM PDT with 39 Recommends
Austin Ruse doesn't understand why people were so upset when he said on a national radio program that university leaders “should all be taken out and shot.” Ruse was reacting to reports that a ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Mar 28, 2014 at 06:52 PM PDT with 36 Recommends
Originally posted at Cross Left . Over the next ten days or so I shall be posting a multi-part series on why Hillary Clinton ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 91 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2008 at 01:09 PM PST with 32 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. Earlier this year I wrote that the credibly of the new Pope may depend on how he lives up to his claim of having a zero tolerance policy regarding child sex ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 18 comments on Sun Sep 29, 2013 at 03:01 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
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by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Aug 10, 2012 at 12:57 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
This article originally appeared at Talk to Action "Why do you see the speck of chaff that is in your ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Feb 12, 2007 at 12:09 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. Pope Francis recently indicated he is serious about ending child sex abuse and cover-ups by Catholic prelates by defrocking a former apostolic nuncio (a nuncio ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jul 14, 2014 at 03:00 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Originally posted at Talk to Action. The 2013 film " Philomena " tells the moving story of an Irish woman who had an out of wedlock son in the early 1950s. �The nuns with whom she was sent to live ...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat May 10, 2014 at 03:00 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
I originally posted this piece at Talk to Action back in October 2006, and then cross-posted it here at Kos. With today’...
by Frank Cocozzelli
Comment Count 27 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2007 at 10:03 AM PDT with 28 Recommends