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WorldNetDaily Poll — Vatican & the Crusades

Issue: Vatican changes heart over Crusades -– again: Reopens debate on war for 'noble aim' of regaining Holy Land for Christianity/WorldNetDaily

Question: What do you think of the Crusades?

1. The Crusades represent a Christian holocaust
2. They show the danger of religious dominance of the state
3. The cruelty of the Christian crusaders is the root cause of today's Muslim hatred of the West
4. They represent a chapter of history the Church would like to forget
5. I don't think we really know the full truth
6. It's a mistake to judge the actions of people in the past by today's standards
7. Killing for God is never right – both sides were equally guilty
8. The Crusades represent a largely defensive war against Islam's expansion
9. Despite some clear atrocities committed by the Christians, the Crusades were basically justified
10. Other

DFO: Nos. 5-7

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D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.