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Liberal or Loyalist

To the editors: Robert McClory’s “A Silenced Woman,” in your January 3 edition, leaves one with the impression that the battle is between liberals and an old-fashioned, pre-Vatican II conservative. Father Braxton is, in my opinion, not at all traditional nor does he uphold rigorously the continuing authority of preconciliar Church teaching. He will allow […]

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Black Egypt

To the editors: This response is in relation to the column on page 2 “Straight Dope” [November 1]: To Cecil Adams and other ignorant, racist and misogynistic individuals such as yourselves: To say that Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt was “no more black than “Shirley Temple”‘ is like saying that Christofer Columbus found India when […]