June 1977
America;6/25/1977, Vol. 136 Issue 25, p555
The article covers issues of interest to the U.S. Catholic Church as of June 1977. It notes that the June 15 democratic election in Spain, the first in 38 years, has brought a festive mood to the country. Two American missionaries in Recife, Brazil who have been detained by police officers in a cell full of other detainees let the world know about their experience and the abuse of human rights. The Cuban exiles that the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has trained to fight against Cuban dictator Fidel Castro have also turned on to their mentors.


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