The real person to keep an eye on during the Pope’s visit to Cuba is Cardinal Jaime Ortega, the Archbishop of Havana. The Pope’s visit will allow the Cardinal the political cover to demand more freedom and democracy.
Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) mocked former House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-Ga.) on the House floor Thursday for his statements on abortion rights.
Recent polling and data suggest that there is a vast majority of Latina women who have not only used contraception, but who do so even in spite of their churches’ stance on it.
Strife between minorities and the police is hardly a new subject in East Haven, which as late as the 1990 census was 98 percent white and had a reputation as a place where minorities should tread carefully, if at all.