Pope Francis denounces ‘trickle-down’ economic theories The pope sharply criticized growing economic inequality and unfettered markets in a lengthy paper.
Pope Francis’s viral quotes on wealth, abortion, atheists, war and gay Catholics: Here are some of the pontiff’s most widely shared quotes, including his latest. “...Trickle-down theories which assume that economic growth, encouraged by a free market, will inevitably succeed in bringing about greater justice and inclusiveness in the world ... has never been confirmed by the facts, expresses a crude and naïve trust in the goodness of those wielding economic power...Meanwhile, the excluded are still waiting.”
KAREN HUDES' COMMENT
5:19 PM GMTI will believe Pope Francis when the Vatican returns the US tax revenues paid to the Vatican Bank via the Jesuit-controlled Federal Reserve. (See: StatutoryInstrument1997.html
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