- Apr 11, 2021
If you stand on a balcony and chuck a brick over the side, and that brick ends up hitting somebody in the street, it’s no defense to blame the law of gravity. Similarly, if you build a PR bomb and take no steps to defuse it, you don’t get to blame the media for the blast.
The Vatican sent one of its top female representatives to show the UN that the Holy See is keeping up with female inclusivity.
In an editorial piece under his new position as the man in charge of setting the tone for Vatican communications, veteran journalist Andrea Tornielli has called media coverage ahead of a February abuse summit “excessive,” saying the main point of the meeting is getting lost amid the fuss.
Former Vice President Al Gore said Pope Francis “has been at the forefront in leading the world toward constructive climate action.”