Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Church Militant: A Right-Wing Media Empire in the Making

Church Militant: A Right-Wing Media Empire in the Making

May 09, 2017 | 49 videos
Video by The Atlantic

Just outside Detroit, a group of radical Catholics run a rapidly growing news organization. Since being established nine years ago, ChurchMilitant.com (then St. Michaels Media) has grown from a tiny media outfit on the fringes of the Catholic world to a 35-person powerhouse reaching an estimated 1.5 million viewers a month. Michael Voris, the founder of Church Militant, is fighting what he sees as the “tyranny” of a liberal America. But, Voris—charismatic, pious, untiring—is grappling with his own complicated past.

Author: Daniel Lombroso

 

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