God and journalism: American reportedly beheaded by ISIS wrote about his faith

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God and journalism: American reportedly beheaded by ISIS wrote about his faith

GETRELIGION.ORG — What absolutely crushing news.

Amid all the brutal headlines involving the Islamic State militant group in Iraq and Syria (important background here) came a YouTube video Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of American journalist James Foley.

This analysis of media coverage appears online at GetReligion.org.