Tuesday, April 26, 2016

News Tidbits

New York Times: At Brigham Young, a Cost in Reporting a Rape

Pink News: Texas sheriff hopeful threatens to beat trans women unconscious if he finds them in public bathrooms 

Associated Press: Religious leaders object to religious objections law

Associated Press: Pressure builds ahead of Missouri religious exemptions vote

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Laid off Catholic worker finds surprise at unemployment office

Keystone Crossroads: Pennsylvania's Catholic churches consolidate and close as population declines

Gay Star News: Colorado Supreme Court denies appeal from anti-gay baker who refused to make wedding cake


  1. The statue in the photo at the top of the Keystone Crossroads article immediately made me think of Nosferatu. Seems appropriate somehow.

    1. Infidel -- I just looked at it again -- holy smoke, it does!!

  2. Thanks for posting the NY Times article about the consequences of reporting a rape at BYU (my "beloved" alma mater). Very disturbing.

    1. Donna -- The honor code shouldn't be used to the detriment of victims like this. I'm glad BYU is getting so much negative attention.


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