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Massachusetts Catholic college will keep the name “Crusaders” despite concerns that it was offensive

February 05, 2018

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  • Posted by: [email protected] - Feb. 06, 2018 9:59 PM ET USA

    Offensive to whom? Learn about the Crusades and purpose. Many good intentions go wrong does not make the original purpose wrong. We see that with many things in our own time. Be ineresting to see how history reviews them. Hind sight is always claimed to be better. Hard to put ourselves in the times.

  • Posted by: Jim.K - Feb. 06, 2018 6:22 PM ET USA

    I suppose the New Orleans "Saints" will be next to be attacked!