It is hard to believe that Franciscan University at Steubenville demoted Stephen Lewis from his English Department chairmanship over a single porny book about the Blessed Mother that he assigned to students. You might suspect there was more to it than that, and so your mind turns to Lewis’s judgment over time and from there to Rebecca Bratten Weiss. Lewis probably exhibited other lapses in judgment, but his promotion of Weiss must be high on the list.
If you recall, Weiss was a part-time teacher who was let go over various radical feminist and heterodox views. Lewis championed her in the English

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