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Nativity display at State Capitol is the right thing to do Print E-mail
Editorial
Written by Mary Uhler   
Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

This year a group of families from the Diocese of Madison decided to sponsor a Nativity display at the State Capitol.

“For the thousands of folks that will visit the Capitol with their children and grandchildren, the Nativity will remind everyone that Jesus is the reason for this special season,” said Geralyn Kettermann of St. Joseph Parish in Edgerton in a letter that was published in our paper.

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How about a ‘Dairy State March for Life’? Print E-mail
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

On January 22, 1973, the great scourge of legalized abortion was thrust upon our country with the enactment of Roe v. Wade.

Hundreds of thousands of American Christians from across the country make the annual pilgrimage each January to the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court as a reminder that the killing of innocent children is very wrong and grieves our dear Lord.

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Concerns about use of GMO crops Print E-mail
Letters to the editor
Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 -- 12:00 AM

To the editor:

Regarding the article, “Challenges to feeding, thinking about the hungry” (November 20 issue, Catholic Herald),  the topic of world hunger is important and deserves more attention; however, this article implies that GMO (genetically modified organisms) crops may provide healthier food products.

There is no scientific evidence that GMO crops are healthier. The opposite is likely true.

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