September 13, 2012

The Hookup Culture

By Father Robert Barron


The "hookup culture" refers to the mentality that casual sexual encounters -- without any kind of psychological connection, or relationship, or personal engagement -- are fine. It's prevalent among young people, but especially at universities. That's where Tom Wolfe's wonderful novel I Am Charlotte Simmons is set...


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