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February 15, 2008

A Woman’s Place…

Filed under: Sports — CPav @ 12:12 am
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…is evidently not on the basketball court.

A religious academy in Kansas (a.k.a. the Land that the 20th Century Forgot) refused to allow a woman to referee a boys’ basketball game because, evidently, the Society of St. Pius X, which operates the school, follows older Roman Catholic laws, which say that a woman cannot be in a position of authority over boys. The leader of the sect was excommunicated from the Catholic Church back in the 80s.

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