Future of Media and Religion by Barbara Bradley Hagerty

Once seen as a trusted place for facts about events and news, the American media has become a battleground for ideologies. Modern religious leaders often criticize the media for misunderstanding and misrepresenting people of faith in pursuit of attention-grabbing sensationalism. Does the media intentionally skew the public’s perception of Christians? NPR religion reporter Barbara Bradley Hagerty probes the tense relationship between religion and media.

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