Child Labour in America

Child Labour in America

This is a photograph from the absolutely wonderful Shorpy site. It was taken in 1911 and shows Breaker Boys removing rocks and other debris from the coal by hand as […]

The Feast of the Blessed Condescension

This article was first published in November 2006 _____________________________________   Isn’t there some big Catholic thing coming up soon, in early December? The Immaculate Assumption, or the Holy Dispersal. Something […]


There’s the unelected Pope Ratzo the First over there in Rome, issuing edicts to all and sundry to the following effect: 1. If you’re a priest who finds out that […]