In his groundbreaking interview with the Jesuit magazine America, Pope Francis said this: “I have never been a right-winger.”
Consistent with that declaration, there have been lots of other things the pontiff has said that distinguish him from the right-wing Republicans who befoul the American political process. And the liberal punditry are more than eager to point them out:
Consider THIS, for example:
Pope Francis is a hit. In July, he drew three million people to Mass at Rio de Janeiro’s Copacabana beach. A Pew Research Center poll released this month shows that 79 percent of Catholics have a ...