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Notre Dame throws its values to the wind
The National Catholic Register’s Brianna Heldt recently wrote that it’s “disappointing to see a highly regarded Catholic institution capitulate to the pitchfork-wielding mob” in her story about the University of Notre Dame agreeing to offer insurance plans that cover abortifacients and contraceptives.
“Whether it was the bad press, the plaintive cries of triggered college students, or the threat of litigation, Notre Dame threw its values to the wind on account of ‘the plurality of religious and other convictions among its employees,’” she wrote. “For whatever reason, it would seem that the notion of a