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OBAMA NOTRE DAME
Does Religious Liberty Equal Freedom to Discriminate?
Lawrence M. Krauss
Director of the Origins Project at Arizona State University; A...
Organized religion, wielding power over the community, is antithetical to the process of what modern democracy should define as liberty. The sooner we are without it, the better.
Political cartoonist syndicated by the NYTimes worldwide
Obama's State of the Union Inspiration: Ronald Reagan
In past speeches, Obama has sought to channel famous Americans ranging from Martin Luther King to Abraham Lincoln. Tonight, he tried for Ronald Reagan.
The Buffalo Case: Pro-Life and Pro-Choice Can Work Together
In 1993 a group of pro-life and pro-choice advocates was formed to bridge deep divisions about abortion in Buffalo, New York. In October that year, a Buffalo abortion provider was murdered.
Obama's Catholic Baptism By Fire
New York musician, actor, journalist and critic
The t-shirt slogan,"The Day the Dome Was Tarnished Forever" became holy inspiration for others to engage in crass sloganeering and even violent action.
Echoes of the Bible: Obama's Notre Dame Address
It's important to remember your audience, and Obama clearly did at Notre Dame. Here are eight key lines from Obama's address and the biblical passages they reference.
Weak on Women's Rights at Notre Dame
magazine; national gender pay equity ...
I need to know Obama is not afraid to say unequivocally that he supports the fundamental rights of his daughters and my granddaughters as strongly as he supports so-called open dialogue and debate.
Obama Wins One For the Gipper
Host of The Bill Press Radio Show
Obama changed what protesters tried to make an ugly scene about abortion into a triumphant message about faith-based politics.
Catholic Priests Defend Obama
Notre Dame Valedictorian: Obama Practices Catholic Values
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The Bishops and the "Right to Life"
Lynn M. Paltrow
Founder and Executive Director, National Advocates for Pregnan...
According to the Catholic Conference of Bishops, eight years of due process is not enough for someone in a vegetative state, but less than a day of due process is plenty for a pregnant woman.
The Real Idea of a University
President, Catholics for Choice
When President Obama speaks to the new graduates at Notre Dame on Sunday, he will do so knowing that the vast majority of Catholics support him being there.
Cheer, Cheer for Old Notre Dame
Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence, Suffolk University
The crucial question that underlies the flap at Notre Dame is this: Will Roman Catholicism, with its global reach, be swept into the rising tide of religious fundamentalism?
Bishops Upset at Obama/Notre Dame: Try Listening to Jesus
Robert S. McElvaine
As an American Catholic, I find these actions by the Hierarchy and "conservative" elements within the laity to be more than a little disturbing.
Standing Proud with Notre Dame
Former Notre Dame Student Body President
When it comes to fighting for health care, compassionate immigration reform and a range of social programs that help uplift the poor, Obama's policy priorities align with traditional Catholic values.
Alan Keyes Arrested At Notre Dame Protesting Obama's Speech
Obama Notre Dame Speech: Anti-Abortion Activist Challenges Cardinal George To Speak Out
Catholics Fine With Obama's Notre Dame Appearance: Poll
Notre Dame Should Applaud Obama's Choice
MSc Gender, Development, and Globalisation
An Honorary Degree Is Not An Endorsement
President, Wesleyan University
Bestowing an honorary degree acknowledges importance, distinction, and achievement; it is not a blanket endorsement. Surely, Obama's importance, distinction and achievements merit such honors.
Obama at Arizona State University?
Thomas de Zengotita
Contributing Editor, Harper's Magazine
My guess right now is that ASU will fold and give Obama an honorary degree after all. But that would not be the best result for Obama on the political/cultural stage.
Obama Notre Dame Debate: O'Donnell Smacks Down Buchanan (VIDEO)
Cardinal Stands By Notre Dame Obama Criticism As Chicago's Catholic Mayor Daley Disagrees
Obama Notre Dame Speech: Cardinal George Rips Invitation As An 'Extreme Embarrassment' To Catholics (VIDEO)
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