Tag: Helen Alvare

Women’s, men’s letters ask pope for answers on abuse crisis

Women’s, men’s letters ask pope for answers on abuse crisis

| Mark Pattison | September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

An open letter to Pope Francis asking him for answers to charges of cover-ups by him and others over abuse allegations against retired Archbishop Theodore McCarrick of Washington appears on the website of the Catholic Women’s Forum, a project of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, a Washington-based think tank, although the forum’s leader said it is not a project of the organization.

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Children’s well-being sacrificed to adults’ sexual whims, new book says

Children’s well-being sacrificed to adults’ sexual whims, new book says

| Nancy Frazier O'Brien | March 20, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. government, which once made guarding the well-being of children a top priority, has now abandoned their interests in favor of the sexual wishes of their parents, according to a new book by law professor Helen Alvare.

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Catholics told they must be ‘fearless leaders’

Catholics told they must be ‘fearless leaders’

In dealing with several serious issues confronting the church and society today, “the only question is how you respond, not whether you should,” said Helen Alvare at the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast, held May 9 in Washington.

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Government’s idea of women’s freedom harms women

Government’s idea of women’s freedom harms women

| Susan Klemond | February 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Difficult issues of human sexuality, contraception, the role of women and religious freedom have come together as the Obama administration disregards religious objections to its contraception mandate.

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