September 1, 2018 – Attacking the whistleblower: the abuse-enabling culture is alive and well

http://www.lmschairman.org/2018/09/attacking-whistleblower-abuse-enabling.html?m=1 This problem will not quickly be cured. Removing the chief abusers and their chief enablers is obviously urgently necessary.  it clear to the next rank down, to people who have consciously or half-consciously been aiding abuse and its cover-up, that this is unjust and continues and spreads deeply damaging attitudes and behaviours – that…


August 31, 2018 – Pope Francis and McCarrick: where does the evidence lead?

http://www.catholicherald.co.uk/commentandblogs/2018/08/31/pope-francis-and-mccarrick-where-does-the-evidence-lead/ What, then, does all this add up to? Everyone will draw their own conclusions. My own is that, while a position of agnosticism can be justified – especially at this early stage – it’s not unreasonable to believe Viganò’s central claims. A more difficult position, I think, is to dismiss what Viganò is saying….