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If Pope Francis were serious about taking the Church in a more progressive, merciful direction, he would stop fanning the flames of abortion stigma and focus instead on protecting women’s health and well-being.
The close of confirmation hearings for Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general proved this country has a long way to go in addressing race and justice.