Page 4, 10th July 1992

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See-saw Of Media Man's Popularity

DESMOND ALBROW A BIT of a change is taking place in the unreal world of television. Wogan, not before time, has now lost his thriceweekly chat show, but whether the soap opera......

Blueprint Utopia

SUBSIDIARITY, the new buzz-word of our Euro-vocabulary, was coined by Pope Pius XI in his 1931 encyclical, Quadrugesimo Anna. This discovery seems to have startled a number of......

Mea Culpa

HISTORY, the Neapolitan philosopher Giambattista Vico taught, repeats itself. Man studies events and their concatenation in order to discern a pattern which he then may follow.......

Palestinians In Israel: Smug And Why The Intifada? Scottish?

I AM very sorry to read the onesided posture adopted by "Children in the Shadow of the Intifada" (Catholic Herald. June 26).The article seeks to create misimpressions which will......

Improved Last Days

WHILST having the utmost sympathy for the tragic circumstances that surrounded the death of Fr Rolheiser's sister (Catholic Herald, May 29 and June 5) I write to reassure......

Love Thy Friends Too?

AS A regular and avid reader of your paper, I have recently noticed an increasing polarisation of views appearing on the letters page. This may or may not be due to a change in......

Woolly Wording Is Not Unity

LETTERS on the Vatican reaction to ARCIC (Catholic Herald, June 19) do not take sufficiently into account the clear teaching of the Church that in the blessed Eucharist the......

Dolls

ARE we really supposed to take seriously the report that pro-life groups are concerned that a pregnant doll could be used as a "pro-abortion tool"' and confuse children?......

When The Education Secretary, Then Kenneth Clarke,...

education for 11-14 year olds was to be compulsory. he effectively said to a large number of parents: "I disagree with you and 2,000 years of Christian teaching about what your......

I Wish To Take Issue With Dr Anton Rauscher's Account Of...

While I do not wish to dispute the presence of a genuine desire to "promote Catholicism in the former East Germany", he does not mention the hurt being caused to the small......

Not Enough Fuss Over Royal Marriage

WHAT a very odd sense of priorities the Catholic Herald seems to have; why was so little made about the positively unChristian way that the Prince and Princess of Wales have......