Pope Endorses Same-Sex Civil Unions in New Documentary Film

Pope Francis gave the thumbs up in a new feature-length documentary, "Francesco."

  • Published 21 October 2020

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ROME (AP) — Pope Francis endorsed same-sex civil unions for the first time as pope while being interviewed for the feature-length documentary “Francesco,” which had its premiere at the Rome Film Festival on Wednesday. The papal thumbs up came midway through the film that delves into issues he cares about most, including the environment, poverty, migration, racial and income inequality, and the people most affected by discrimination. “Homosexual people have the right to be in… Read at AP News