Posted by: janehearnes | July 17, 2009

Pope confronts economic injustice – an article by Bruce Duncan about economic justice

Pope confronts economic injustice – an article by Bruce Duncan about economic justice.

The Pope’s encyclical on social teaching is not a strident critique of capitalism, but it does confront abuses in the global economy. Benedict is critical of the free market ideology which extolled wealth creation but ignored the need for equity and social justice.

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