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Learning from the Dean

From a Boston Globe profile of Rev. Katherine Hancock Ragsdale, the new dean in Cambridge:

“I’ve experienced far more resistance and discrimination in the progressive community for being a Christian than I do in the Christian community for being a lesbian,” she said.

She recalled that three women, spying her collar, once tried to keep her out of a meeting room for the National Abortion Rights Action League – even though she was a member of the league’s board.

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