John Gehring, writing at Faith in Public Life's blog, looks at Archbishop Charles Chaput's recent comments about the media. Gehring echoes a complaint I have made frequently in these pages: a defensive posture is ill-suited to the needs and the norms of American public life, even if it is sometimes understandable.
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- Editorial: Clear all obstacles from the path to peace with Iran
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- Where Pope Francis stands when it comes to women
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