If Ken Hughes insists on framing himself as a liberal elitist know-it-all, please, Mr. Hughes, get your facts straight.
The shameful circumstances surrounding the offenses at Penn State University have no association with the Catholic church. As a practicing Catholic, I take offense at your suggestion to the contrary. Our area Catholic parishes contribute greatly to the quality of life in and around Wise County, as do other local religious denominations.
Anyone with half a brain can rattle off a mile-long list of the problems in our world. I’m not sure how insulting any faith community contributes to solving those awful things. If you want to be an atheist, agnostic – or however you want to label yourself – that’s your business. I’d thank you to leave my belief set out of your weekly rants.