May 12 - 1982 - John Paul II Attacked by Juan Maria Fernandez y Krohn

In 1982, Pope John Paul II was attacked by a bayonet-wielding traditionalist Catholic priest during a procession of the Virgin Mary in Fatima, Portugal, because the attacker thought the Pope was a Soviet agent bent on destroying the Vatican. None of that previous sentence has any element which is made up or exaggerated. Listen to this episode to learn more.

William Floyd