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Why We Should Stop Saying "Radical Traditionalist" and "Rad Trad"

Why We Should Stop Saying “Radical Traditionalist” and “Rad Trad”


If they really want to help with these misunderstandings, the first thing they must do is the thing they will be least inclined to do: drop the moniker “radical traditionalist” and “radtrad” entirely. At best the phrase is a relic of a time that is no longer relevant. At worst, the term is creating animosity and perpetuating a growing sense of tribalism within Catholicism, especially in America.