Parents who hope to expose their children to different kinds of play, like science sets for girls and dolls for boys, for example, can find themselves stymied by a toy industry that can seem stuck in the past when it comes to gender roles.
Shame on the liberals and the political left concerning their behavior after the tragedy in Tucson. Instead of putting the blame for the shooting rampage where it belongs, they make baseless claims that the political right, the Tea Party, Sarah Palin and others are to blame.
There is no evidence to date that the Tucson tragedy is directly or indirectly related to the negative political discourse between the Democrats and Republicans or the rhetoric commonly found in radio and TV.
Editor's note: Bishop Gerald Kicanas agreed to share his remarks at the Nov. 12 "Seeking Common Ground in the Immigration Debate" conference at Lost Marsh Conference Center in Hammond.
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