Quotes of the Day

Thursday, Jul. 21, 2011

Open quoteThe rape and torture of children were downplayed or 'managed' to uphold, instead, the primacy of the institution.Close quote

  • Irish Taoiseach, in a stinging critique of the Vatican after a report showed that the Catholic Church in Ireland failed to act against child abuse by priests
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