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Don’t read this yet. Grab your ankles first. The Associated Press reports that -- Dun-dun-DUNN! -- Russia doesn't like gays. I know, right? That might have knocked your socks off. AP learned this terrible truth as a missionary of the Metropolitan...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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You may have heard of hit pieces, which is journalism aimed at taking a person down. Here is a hit obituary -- The New York Times’ article on the passing of evangelical superstar Tim LaHaye. Check out the headline: "Tim LaHaye dies at 90; fundamentalist...
From: Get Religion | By: Julia Duin | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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World Youth Day is under way in Poland, with up to 1.5 million expected at the main events. American news readers, of course, have learned to expect something else on such occasions: a long, ponderous look at church and state by the New York Times. And...
From: Get Religion | By: Jim Davis | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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There's an assumption circulating among some in the news media, some American Jews, both on the right and left, and among political-geeks in general that Republican presidential nominee Donald J. Trump is favored by Israelis over his Democratic opponent,...
From: Get Religion | By: Ira Rifkin | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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From time to time, we at GetReligion reference our "guilt folders." These imaginary folders are where we stuff all those stories that we'd love to analyze but — for whatever reason — never seem to get around to. I may set a new record for longest...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Details continue to emerge about the events surrounding the murder of the Rev. Jacques Hamel, the Catholic priest who was killed by ISIS terrorists at the altar of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray Church, France. One of the worshipers taken hostage -- yes, a...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Wednesday, July 27, 2016
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Just the other day, our own Bobby Ross, Jr., did a great job of explaining the concept of the "guilt folders" that your GetReligionistas keep, either in the back of our minds or literally in a digital folder in an email program. Like he said, sometimes...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Sorry, conspiracy theorists (including myself). There's a logical reason why Religion News Service provided extensive coverage of Hillary Clinton and the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this week after skipping Donald Trump and the Republican...
From: Get Religion | By: Bobby Ross Jr. | Friday, July 29, 2016
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Do you remember that old journalism parable, the one about the cynical poster that is supposedly hanging in a wire-service newsroom somewhere? The poster, supposedly, explains how the U.S. press covers disasters, in terms of the number of deaths. To...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Friday, July 29, 2016
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In the aftermath of the murder of Father Jacques Hamel, there are two stories unfolding in France and, to a lesser degree, the rest of postmodern and post-Christian Europe. Let me stress that both stories are valid and deserve coverage. One story is...
From: Get Religion | By: Terry Mattingly | Thursday, July 28, 2016
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