Media Appearances

The America team made many media appearance during the pope’s visit to the United States. Here is a selection of their commentary:

Bill Ritter of ABC 7 News talks to Fr. James Martin, S.J. about the politics of Pope Francis’ visit.

Juliet Eilperin of the Washington Post details an interview between Vice President Joe Biden and Fr. Matt Malone, S.J. about the role that Catholic politicians will play during the visit.

Bloomberg Surveillance of Bloomberg TV talks with Tim Reidy about Pope Francis’ first visit to the United States.

Stephen L. Carter of the Bloomberg View discusses Fr. James Martin, S.J.’s hashtag “PapalGoofs,” which was created to correct inaccuracies printed about the pope and the church.

Lawrence O’Donnell of MSNBC’s “The Last Word” speaks with Fr. Matt Malone, S.J. about the degree to which Pope Francis will speak politically about different issues in the United States.

Quoting Fr. James Martin, S.J., Alyson Krueger of The New York Times talks about the outpouring of pope-themed parties taking place due to the Pope’s visit.

Charlie Rose discusses with Fr. Matt Malone, S.J. why Pope Francis is so popular.

Katie Couric of Yahoo News talks with Fr. Matt Malone, S.J., about Pope Francis’ address to Congress.

Rachel Maddow speaks with Fr. Matt Malone, S.J. about Pope Francis’ address to Congress and why he he chose to speak about Dorothy Day and Thomas Merton.

Dan Harris of Good Morning America speaks to Fr. James Martin, S.J. about Pope Francis’ messages of love and family and what to expect from his visit to Philadelphia.