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Thursday, December 11, 2003

Anti-clericalism Rears Its Ugly Head

This story, Caracas Bishops Condemn Profanation of Images of Virgin Mary: Ch?vez Sympathizers Blamed for Attack, reminds me of the Leftists mobs, described in The Spanish Civil War by Hugh Thomas, whose immediate reaction at the outbreak of the conflict was to burn churches, desecrate holy things, kill priests, and even to rape nuns.