- May 6, 2021
The liberal-leaning Christian group Faithful America is launching a new project focused on chipping away at President Donald Trump’s support among religious voters in three swing states.
Gallup has released a new poll, with the headline “Americans Hold Record Liberal Views on Most Moral Issues.” But is this misleading? Attitudes on different moral issues can have complex reasons, and do not always fit in a comfortable conservative/liberal divide.
Five minutes talking to people in any bar or coffee shop in Rome, or anywhere with a semi-strong Catholic culture, is enough to suggest that the media frame of “Francis-lovers v. traditionalist wackos” doesn’t do justice to the reality of Catholic conversation in the Pope Francis era.