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The Mormon church excommunicates a feminist activist. The pope excommunicates the Mafia. Americans like the contraception mandate and the Amish -- after a measles outbreak -- are warming up to vaccines.

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Lauren Markoe

Lauren Markoe

Lauren Markoe covered government and features as a daily newspaper reporter for 15 years before joining the Religion News Service staff as a national correspondent in 2011. She previously was Washington correspondent for The State (Columbia, S.C.)


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