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Pope: Not True, Not Right to Label Islam as 'Violent, Terrorist'

Pope Francis on Sunday said he won't label Islam as "terrorist" because that would be unfair and not true. Reporters aboard the papal plane flying him home after a pilgrimage to Poland that began the day after extremists slit the throat of an elderly priest celebrating Mass in a French church, asked him why he never uses the world "Islam" to describe terrorism or other violence.   While in Poland, Francis made an unscheduled stop at a church in Krakow to...

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