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  • Semantic games

    News: The Chicago nun who oversees the Archdiocese of Chicago’s Office for Racial Justice is apologizing for a comment she made making a distinction between being “pro-abortion” and “pro-choice.” Sister Anita Baird had set off a firestorm among Roman
  • Study finds accused pedophile priests clustered in Chicago parishes

    Catholic priests in the Archdiocese of Chicago who were credibly accused of sexual abuse served at nearly 60% of parishes in the city at some point in time, according to an in-depth statistical study of clerical assignments. The Chicago-based affiliate of...

    If abortion is 'murder,' why do abortion foes not advocate prosecuting and imprisoning accessories?

    Neil Steinberg's column today poses a tough question in the abortion debate: If abortion is murder, then why aren’t those who oppose it pushing to put people who perform abortions — the doctors and nurses — and those who instigate...

    Perhaps my disinterested ravings will interest you

    The language-is-organic folks contend we should abandon efforts to preserve the distinction between “uninterested” and “disinterested,” since the two are often used interchangeably to mean a lack of interest. From Thursday's...

    Rhubarb patch: Will GOP presidential hopefuls fail to KO wobbly Obama?

    Veteran Chicago commentator Dennis Byrne is a weekly contributor to the Tribune's commentary pages and the proprietor of The Barbershop, a ChicagoNow blog. In Wednesday's Tribune he joins me in The Rhubarb Patch to discuss the 2012 presidential race. To.....