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The Man Who Paved the Way
for Irish America’s Rise

National Review, by John Loughery

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Posted By:Tishimself, 4/16/2018 8:13:10 AM

There is a kind of modernity to the 19th-century story of New York archbishop John Hughes, in terms of three issues we still have cause to ponder in the United States: namely, the nature of community, the utility of any form of identity politics, and our national embrace of — and, in some quarters now, new skepticism about — multiple cultural identities. Hughes gave thought to the forces that were necessary to forge a tight-knit community, and his answers, if dangerous in our own day, seemed more reasonable to him. He did not share Bishop Benedict Joseph Fenwick’s gentleness when

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Rather Read, 4/16/2018 8:41:53 AM     (No. 11603668)

Dagger John practiced some real Tough Love with the Irish. I can´t help but think the black community needs their own version of Dagger John.

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