“The idea that people have some rights just because they are human . . . irrespective of merit, certainly isn’t derived from observation of the world.”
Is there a conspiracy behind Catholics going meatless or eating fish on Fridays? Get the story from NPR here: Did the Pope Really Make a Secret Pact to Sell More Fish?
Interesting article in The New York Review of Books about the pursuit of kindness and honor by the poet and Anglo-Catholic W.H. Auden, “An old woman in his congregation was suffering night terrors, so he took a blanket and slept in the hallway outside her apartment.” Read the whole thing here: The Secret Auden.Read More