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'Today' Show Panel Ponders: 'Does Religion Belong in Our Political Discourse?'
2/23/2012 4:22 PM ET
Citing Rick Santorum questioning President Obama's "theology" and recent comments form evangelist Franklin Graham, on Thursday's NBC Today, co-host Savannah Guthrie wondered: "Does religion ...
NBC Sets GOP Debate Agenda: Santorum to be 'Peppered' With Religion Questions
2/22/2012 5:28 PM ET
On Wednesday's NBC Today, correspondent Peter Alexander noted how the Republican primary "has increasingly become laced with references to religion" and predicted that in the upcoming GOP ...
CNN Lobs Softballs as Contributor Says GOP Isn't Fighting for Liberty of 'Muslims and Mosques'
2/21/2012 7:17 PM ET
Republicans are deceitfully playing with words to avoid being slammed as homophobes, racists, and bigots, claimed CNN contributor L.Z. Granderson on Thursday morning's Newsroom. Anchor Kyra ...
MTP’s Gregory Frames Election Through Liberal Prism: ‘The Year of Birth Control Moms’
2/19/2012 6:46 PM ET
“GOP says HHS mandate is about liberty, not contraception. Dems say it’s about contraception, not liberty. Media accept and amplify Democratic framing.” So the Weekly Standard’s Stephen Hayes ...
Religion Reporter Spreads False "98%" Figure on Catholic Birth Control, Puts "Religious Freedom" in Scare Quotes
2/15/2012 2:35 PM ET
A slanted summary by religion reporter Laurie Goodstein is symbolic of the tone of her coverage of Obama's contraceptive mandate: "The uproar threatens to embroil the Catholic church in a bitter ...
Obama's Contraception Plan Just a Cynical Wedge Issue Used by GOP?
2/9/2012 2:10 PM ET
Reporter Jennifer Steinhauer portrayed the religious freedom fight over birth control in cynical political terms, showcasing Republicans as being opportunistic in opposition to Obama's requirement ...
'This Isn't a Theocracy,' NYT Editor Explains While Defending Obama Contraception Rule
2/8/2012 3:06 PM ET
Why they pay Editorial Page editor Andrew Rosenthal the big bucks: "I understand that the Catholic Church in particular feels strongly about birth control, but this isn't a theocracy." ...
Network Newscast Blackout of Mandate on Catholics Continues, But Sunday Talk Shows Take It Up
2/6/2012 10:04 AM ET
The broadcast network evening and morning newscast blackout, of the Obama administration plan to force health insurance offered by Catholic charities and hospitals to cover sterilization, ...
Strange New Respect for Mormon Faith When It Comes to Amnesty for Illegals, Tweaking Romney
2/3/2012 2:16 PM ET
Suddenly it's not courageous to disagree with the leaders of your religion: "Romney's Tough Immigration View Is at Odds With His Church." Religion reporter Laurie Goodstein even showed respect for ...
Times Freely Mocks Mormons: 'I Wouldn't Buy the Underwear Just Yet'
2/1/2012 3:19 PM ET
The Times online has "Room for Debate" to mock some religions, including Mormonism: "I wouldn't buy the underwear just yet....[the Mormon Church] has used its mobilizing genius to pursue political ...
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