Rear Vision - Podcast

ABC Radio National

News & Politics

We tease out the complex history behind those baffling events in the news.


Pope Francis - hope and history

March 9th, 2014

Episode 5 of 131 episodes

A year ago this week Cardinal Bergoglio of Argentina was elected Pope. Over the past 12 months he has taken a very different approach to his predecessors on issues of sexuality, Vatican bureaucracy and decision making in the Catholic Church. Commentators are hailing him as a reformer, but is he?

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