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Pope Francis Latin America

This Is 'Francisnomics'

Sébastien Maillard | Posted 07.15.2015 | 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 Will Study American Critics Of His Economic Policy Before Visit To The U.S.

Reuters | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 07.13.2015 | Religion

Pope Francis acknowledged on Monday he had neglected problems of the middle class and said he was willing to have a dialogue with Americans who disag...

Pope Francis, Meet Bolivia's Pachamama

The Huffington Post | Carol Kuruvilla | Posted 07.08.2015 | Religion

As Pope Francis arrives in Bolivia on Wednesday, he’ll encounter a country where indigenous gods and religious beliefs are holding their ground. ...

Over One Million Expected At Pope Francis Mass In South America

AP | NICOLE WINFIELD and ALLEN PANCHANA | Posted 07.06.2015 | Religion

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — Pope Francis received a hero's welcome in Ecuador's biggest city Monday as he celebrated the first public Mass of his Sout...

Liberation Theology Supports Chime In On Pope Francis

AP | JESSICA WEISS | Posted 04.28.2013 | Latino Voices

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- A new pope from Latin America known for ministering to the poor in his country's slums is raising the hopes of advocates of...