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New Vatican Document Declares War on LGBTQ Teachers. Sue Fustin Latest Victim.

Progressive Catholics waiting for Pope Francis to defend decency get slapped with harsh homophobic reality

Sue Fustin (L), fired by Catholic school for being a lesbian. Screenshot from
WICS ABC NewsChannel 20. Pope Francis caricature by DonkeyHotey.

“I have never felt so demeaned, I’ve never felt my dignity ripped from me professionally like this,” said 62-year-old retired school principal Sue Fustin…




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is a columnist for the LA Blade, a former Air Force intelligence analyst, an alumnus of Act Up NY, and an agented but unpublished novelist.

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