Concerning AP and the Vatican’s ‘glass ceiling’ for women

Your GetReligionistas received several angry emails this past week about the following Associated Press story, each of them triggered by a single unattributed term in the piece. In The Washington Post, this piece ran under the following headline: Pope: Women should play expanded role in Church Nothing unusual there of course, unless you, like me, [Read More…]

NYTimes late to the story on ‘Women at the Pulpit’

Proving that when there isn’t really news, one can perhaps manufacture some,┬áThe New York Times is, once again, late to the story on a topic of religious significance. When last GetReligion examined the┬áTimes‘ timing on a story, George Conger found the Gray Lady, as the paper is known, to have just discovered the rise of [Read More…]