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Tue Nov 26, 2013, 08:17 PM

Pope calls unfettered capitalism tyrany


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Tue Nov 26, 2013, 08:31 PM

2. Could you point out the paragraph where the Pope says that?


He inveighs against markets, but he uses "wealth" only in 3 places. "Capital" and "capitalism", nor "socialism", are nowhere to be found. There doesn't appear to be a negative attitude towards the accumulation of wealth and redistribution is through charity and good works of the church, not governmental redistribution or revolutionary seizures.

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