Here is a 3-page article by Daniel Johnson from The New York Sun.
As [tag]Catholics[/tag], we are taught to speak up when our hearts tell us to. This is one rare occasion when I wish to share both side of the stories.
([tag]Pope[/tag])Benedict is well aware of the risks, not least to his own life, of speaking out. Like his great Polish predecessor, this “German shepherd” has the courage of his convictions. Thank God he does: Without convictions, our courage will surely fail us.