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Was the Pope Played?

Originally published at my Huffington Post column, October 1, 2015. The news that Pope Francis met with Kim Davis raises a series of questions that must be answered urgently. Let’s begin with trying to understand what happened. And so we should ask: Did Pope Francis know who Kim Davis is? Was he aware of the… Read more »

How Will Pope Francis Change America?

Originally published at The Huffington Post, September 20, 2015. When Pope John Paul II visited Poland in June, 1979, he set in motion a chain of events that altered the direction of world affairs. His visit emboldened the non-violent resistance to the Soviet presence in Poland. A mere decade later, the Cold War was over,… Read more »