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No Newt!

The College Democrats at (my alma mater) Catholic University would like to pressure the school to use its speaker’s policy which prohibits abortion advocates from speaking on campus to keep Newt Gingrich off campus because he had an affair, and advocates the death penalty. The school is standing firm. Being a sinner is not the same as advocating adultery. And, the death penalty is not the same as abortion, as we’ve discussed here(though, for the record, before the e-mails flow in, I oppose both).

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