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Opinion

JOANNA WEISS

The BC condom clash

Sexual group steps up to fill a gap in real-life education

It’s so easy to get sidetracked by the condoms.

That’s what put Boston College in the spotlight last week: A crackdown on a student group that was passing out condoms on campus, promoting public health while violating a basic Catholic rule. It’s a go-to watercooler story about theology and politics and culture and morality and “the things kids do these days.”

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