mercoledì 15 marzo 2017

Stati Uniti
Steve Bannon, Pope Francis and Vatican conspiracies
This week, Pope Francis will have been in the job four years. But apparently, he seized the papacy in a rigged election. That was after Barack Obama plotted to bring down Pope Benedict and replace him with a pontiff more sympathetic to Obama’s supposedly left-wing agenda. You probably won’t be surprised if I tell you that a key peddler of this conspiracy is Breitbart News, the far-right website run until recently by Donald Trump’s adviser Steve Bannon. Intriguingly, there is a trail connecting Steve Bannon to opponents of Pope Francis, including conservative cardinal Raymond Burke. Professor MASSIMO FAGGIOLI, a theologian at Villanova University near Philadelphia, who has close contacts inside the Vatican, sorts fact from fiction. (...)