The Ireland that Francis visited is a very different place compared to John Paul II's in 1979 with the Irish Catholic church rocked by scandals including sexual abuse, illegal adoptions, cover-ups and the exploitation of women in mother-and-baby homes...
"Pope Francis must honestly state when he first learned about the crimes committed by McCarrick, who abused his authority with seminarians and priests. In any case, the Pope learned about it from me on June 23, 2013 and continued to cover him."
"The aim is a global, cosmopolitan society disembarrassed of religion, national culture and community, gender and social class...Any national leader standing against this project, any contrary national culture, ... constitutes an obstacle ... - and must be destroyed."
"By reading the Bible with the methods of queer and trans* theoretical approaches, this class destabilizes long held assumptions about what the [B]ible - and religion - says about gender and sexuality."