Slandering the faithful

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Mudslinging has become so common in mainstream media nowadays that we barely notice it, but I'm always astonished at the willingness of some Catholics to stoop to scoop up slime. The latest: A Canadian "activist," John Pacheco, has spent the past few weeks calling into question the orthodoxy of Richard Gaillardetz, a lay professor of Catholic studies at the University of Toledo, a Catholic university, according to Catholic News Service.