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Wednesday, January 25, 2006

Commonweal's Anti-Alito Editorial

Here's the regularly insightful Ed Whelan, President of the Ethics and Public Policy Center, and regular contributor to NRO's Bench Memos:

The liberal Catholic journal Commonweal has an editorial explaining its view that Judge Alito's "narrow and troubling judicial philosophy should be rejected." The editorial instead provides a powerful lesson to faithful Catholics about the wretched prudential judgment (or is it lack of courage?) of much of the "seamless garment" crowd.

What he said.

Read the rest of Whelan's critique here.

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