In an embarrassing attempt to put the established order over the concerns of the Gospel witness and the least of these, a Villanova University professor waves the 'Alt-Right' banner in the direction of those wanting more information about Pope Francis. Of course Alt-Right means Nazi, racist, racism (the unforgivable sin), irredeemable deplorable, and all that. A desperate attempt to smear and threaten anyone who dares raise a finger to point in the direction of Pope Francis or the always precious LGBT movement within the Church.
Patricia Heaton, of Everybody Loves Raymond and The Middle fame, and nowhere close to being a radical right winger, steps in and smacks him down. Rod Dreher, who has been doing serious heavy lifting on this latest scandal outbreak, unpacks that and the growing calls for at least someone to do something in light of these charges.