2013/07/30

Reading Program: Pope Francis, the Dirty War, and Media


Pope Francis, politics, the revolution, and the dirty war
        Is Pope Francis a socialist who will allow liberation theology to infiltrate the Catholic Church? (Billy Hallowell, The Blaze)
        'Rebolusyonaryong' Santo Papa? (Priscilla Pamintuan, Pinoy Weekly)
        “Washington’s Pope”? Who is Pope Francis I? Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio and Argentina’s “Dirty War” (Michel Chossudovsky, Global Research)
        Pope Francis and Argentina’s Military Junta’s Policy of Mass Assassinations (Michel Chossudovsky and James Corbett, Global Research)
        Pope Francis: questions remain over his role during Argentina's dictatorship (Uki Goni and Jonathan Watts, The Guardian)
        Pope Francis’ Junta Past: Argentine Journalist on New Pontiff’s Ties to Abduction of Jesuit Priests (Democracy Now!)
        Operation Condor Trial Tackles Coordinated Campaign by Latin American Dictatorships to Kill Leftists (Democracy Now!)

Pope Francis on gays (and women) and media
        How Pope Francis' Gay Comment Was Oversold by the Media (The Wrap)
        Media obsession dangers: Pope and gay priests edition (Patheos)
        Media Overreact, Claim Pope ‘OK with Gays’ (Lauren Enk, News Busters)
        Did Pope Francis change church teaching on homosexuality? (David Gibson and Alessandro Speciale, Religion News Service)