A clash of cultures

Sheler, Jeffrey L.
September 1993
U.S. News & World Report;9/20/93, Vol. 115 Issue 11, p70
States that religion seldom makes the headlines unless scandal, dramatic conflict or bizarre behavior comes into play. New study of the stormy relationship between religion and the press, conducted by the Freedom Forum First Amendment Center at Vanderbilt University; Suggestion that the shortcomings of religion reporting is often the result of ignorance and misunderstanding on the part of reporters; Call for journalists to look beyond superficial stories and more.


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