This doesn’t surprise me at all: idealism is one of the best things about young people, and I think the current generation are quite comfortable about holding conflicting ideas in a creative tension. It’s like being a Green, promoting sustainability and being a gadget comsumer.

Hang on, that’s me…


The headline on the introduction to a new report on the generation of people aged 18-29 encapsulates its conclusions as “the peculiar profile of millennials on abortion,” reports NCR Online.

Peculiar also might describe how it looks that a significant portion of the population surveyed by the Public Religion Research Institute simultaneously identify with both the terms “pro-choice” and “pro-life” to describe themselves.

via Feature – Many US Catholics claim both pro-choice and pro-life – CathNews.