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We Still Don’t Hold Sexual Assaulters Accountable

We Still Don’t Hold Sexual Assaulters Accountable

By Aleksandra Goldberg, Contributing Writer

September 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

The pastor who assaulted Ariana Grande is just another instance in a long string of unchecked sexual assaults.

Sacrifice in the City

Sacrifice in the City

By Louis Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

March 29, 2017


Filed under Features

In the midst of the Lent season, some Christian members of the NYU community describe what Lent is, what is means to them and what they're giving up.

Catholic Official Testifies Against Child Abuse: Now What?

Catholic Official Testifies Against Child Abuse: Now What?

By Patrick Seaman, Staff Writer

March 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion

The lack of transparency in the Vatican’s investigations into those responsible for child abuse, as well as the apparent failure to prevent further abuse cases, is a blemish on the Church’s already precarious reputation.

‘Mea Maxima Culpa’ explores the Catholic Church’s great mistakes

‘Mea Maxima Culpa’ explores the Catholic Church’s great mistakes

November 15, 2012


Filed under Arts

The new documentary “Mea Maxima Culpa: Silence in the House of God” combines the auditory and visual aesthetics necessary to deliver a solid emotional impact. The film addresses the role of the Catholic Church in the abuse of thousands of children worldwide and how these crimes are systematically...