Redacted Tonight’s Abby Feldman compares and contrasts inspiring quotes by Pope Francis with things GOP candidates said in the primary debates.
A few weeks ago Pope Francis challenged unfettered capitalism. He called it a ‘new tyranny.’ The Pope is justifiably concerned with income and wealth inequality and the effects on the poor and humanity. Ken Langone, the billionaire that is spearheading the $180 million dollar restoration of the St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York is concerned. […]
New pope, Jorge Bergogolio, adopts the name Francis By Chelsea J. Carter. Hada Messia and Richard Allen Greene, CNN updated 5:59 PM EDT, Wed March 13, 2013 Editor’s note: Read more coverage around the new pope in Spanish at CNNMexico.com Rome (CNN) — Pope Francis, the first non-European pontiff of the modern era, revealed himself […]
Politics Done Right with Egberto Willies Saturday 12:00 Noon Central/1:00 PM Eastern Call In, talk and/or Listen: (646) 929-2495 Listen On Computer/Smartphone Live/Podcast: HERE This week’s show This week we will talk about the Pope’s resignation, its media coverage, and the dereliction of the media’s handling of the sequester, The formative blog post to be […]
It is understood that the Pope matters to 1.5 billion Catholics and likely many others. The Pope has abdicated his papacy. Cardinals will be getting together in the next few days to start a process to elect a new Pope. There will be little real news on that event in the near term. Media providing […]
Are you sick and tired of the coverage of the Pope? What more is there to say. He abdicated his post and he is going to live in virtual seclusion. Another Pope will be selected shortly. Meanwhile the poor and the middle class is suffering all over the world because of self-inflicted wounds by an […]
CNN PRODUCER NOTE Veteran iReporter EWillies1961, himself a former Catholic, says the Pope’s decision was not entirely surprising, given that many of his values in today’s world simply made "no sense". He also says that the Catholic Church is far too male dominated and misses out on women’s input. (The Pope did say in 2010 […]
Pope Benedict abruptly resigned effective February 28th at 8:00 PM. It came as a surprise to every one around the world. Well, Jon Stewart took this head on with the prescient question; What does a pope do after he resigns? Well what does an 85 year old do when he retires. There is not much […]