E.J. Dionne Jr.: LBJ comeback is justified
E.J. Dionne Jr., Washington Post
Posted: Tuesday, July 9, 2013 12:00 am
Pope Francis is proving himself to be a genuinely holy man, a brilliant politician and a leader who knows that reform requires a keen understanding of how creating a better future demands sophisticated invocations of the past.
Nothing demonstrated all three traits better than Francis’ announcement that he would make both Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII saints. The obvious political analysis here is correct:
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