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Catholic Diocese Suggests Raped Altar Boy Enjoyed Sex With Priest

Seeks to avoid legal responsibility by suggesting victim is gay

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My title is neither satire nor hyperbole

Its literal truthfulness sheds much light on the harm of traditionalist-Christian sexual teachings. When Roman Catholic Bishop Roman Pindel first met with…

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James Finn

James Finn

James Finn is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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