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  • With the spotlight on Boston, Chicago archdiocese says it did better

    With the spotlight on Boston, Chicago archdiocese says it did better

    CHICAGO — When the movie “Spotlight” hits theaters across the country Friday, the Catholic Church’s cover-up of child sexual abuse will again be in focus, more than a decade after The Boston Globe published a series of stories exposing policies that allowed abusive priests to stay in ministry. After the Spotlight series, revelations

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  • Remaining a Catholic in the face of tragedy

    Remaining a Catholic in the face of tragedy

    How can you spend your workdays chronicling thousands of cases of Catholic priestly sexual abuse — and still remain a Catholic? Before the release of “Spotlight,” the movie detailing the massive abuse cover-up in Boston, I asked that of Anne Barrett Doyle and Terry McKiernan. They’re co-directors of BishopAccountability.org, which

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  • The Church's sexual abuse crisis is not over

    I watched the movie “Spotlight,” detailing Boston’s sex abuse crisis, in a theater filled with Boston Globe reporters I’ve known for years and survivors who understand too well the crimes the Catholic hierarchy enabled. All the doubts and shame came flooding back. Why would anyone belong to such a corrupt

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