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The Cardinal Newman Society

takes out after professors who are not “Catholic enough.” Patrick Reilly, who heads the group, does not relish having to use “the bludgeon factor.” 

 

As a Catholic also concerned about the crumbling identity of Catholic colleges, I share the view of Bernard Dobranski, president of the law school at Ave Maria University, that the Society plays “a useful role, and it’s a reminder that there are standards that we should adhere to.”

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