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On numerous occasions, Pope Francis has criticized the “throwaway culture” of the developed world. He is not speaking from a strictly environmental perspective -- encouraging people to reduce, reuse, and recycle. As we see in his Jan. 13, 2014, remarks to diplomats assigned to the Holy See, he is talking about a cu...read more
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