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Pope Francis Economics

This Is 'Francisnomics'

Sébastien Maillard | Posted 07.15.2016 | World
Sébastien Maillard

ROME -- Francis' speech against the "globalization of exclusion" delivered in Bolivia may sound anti-capitalist. But the pope has neither an ideology nor some economic solution. What he is suggesting is a Christian-inspired approach to the economy.

Pope Francis Follows Lenin, According To The Economist

Religion News Service | Josephine McKenna | Posted 06.25.2014 | Religion

VATICAN CITY (RNS) First, Rush Limbaugh and Glenn Beck labeled Pope Francis a Marxist. Now, The Economist is accusing him of following Vladimir Lenin....

God Is A Commie And Pope Francis Is A Socialist

The Huffington Post | Yasmine Hafiz | Posted 05.14.2014 | Religion

Stephen Colbert came to some shocking conclusions about the Pope on Tuesday's Colbert Report. Pope Francis has focused on poverty as one of the wor...

The Pope, the Bible and Trickle-Down Economics

Obery M. Hendricks, Jr., Ph.D. | Posted 03.10.2014 | Religion
Obery M. Hendricks, Jr., Ph.D.

As Pope Francis points out, there is no hard evidence that trickle-down economics has worked for anyone, except the rich. The pope judged it and found it wanting. And he is right.

Rush Limbaugh vs. Pope Francis

Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion

Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh slammed Pope Francis' stance on social justice in his apostolic exhortation "Evangelii Gaudium," calli...