Saturday, April 16, 2016

Bernie Sanders attacks capitalism abuses during trip to Vatican

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Via USA Today: "VATICAN CITY — Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders took a break from campaigning Friday to travel to the Vatican and issue a scathing attack on the abuses of capitalism." Continue reading: Bernie Sanders attacks capitalism abuses during trip to Vatican by Eric J. Lyman, USA Today

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"As Pope Francis made powerfully clear last year in Laudato Si’, we have the technology and know-how to solve our problems – from poverty to climate change to health care to protection of biodiversity. We also have the vast wealth to do so, especially if the rich pay their way in fair taxes rather than hiding their funds in the world’s tax and secrecy havens- as the Panama Papers have shown." Read the Speech Bernie Sanders Gave at the Vatican by Ryan Teague Beckwith, April 15, 2016 TIME

Bernie Sanders Says He Met With Pope Francis by Yamiche Alcindor, April 16, 2016 The New York Times