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The President of Caritas Internationalis and Coordinator of the Council of Cardinals, Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga, has compared globalization to ideologies such as communism and nazism. The cardinal made his remarks in a new book titled “Senza Etica Niente Sviluppo” (No Development without Ethics). “Like...read more
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The bishops of the Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the European Community (COMECE) today published a commentary on what they term the concept of "a highly competitive social market …read more
Humanity was not created to serve markets. Markets were created to serve humankind." With these words Lord Jonathan Sachs, Britain's chief rabbi, concluded his address at a conference held …read more
When Benedict XVI met Saturday with representatives of the Confederation of Italian Cooperatives, and of the Italian Federation of Cooperative Credit Banks, he noted that their history points …read more
The recent note from the Vatican on financial markets, along with the outbreak of protests in many cities against what is seen as the failures of capitalism, has once more brought up the …read more
A document published this week by the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, which analyzes the global economic crisis and proposes specific ways to resolve it, has drawn a great mix of …read more