May 14, 2008

Clergy Sex Scandal Tops Media Coverage of Pope’s Visit

37%

More than a third (37%) of papal coverage focused on the sex abuse scandal.

A trip designed to revitalize Catholicism in America, Pope Benedict’s recent visit was a tightly scripted event with few surprises; but one unexpected development, his meeting with survivors of clergy sexual abuse, helped turn that issue into the most heavily covered aspect of the trip. Read More