by Joe Romm Nov 27, 2015
In his climate encyclical, the Pope warned of “an unethical consumerism bereft of social or ecological awareness.” On Black Friday, with the Paris climate just days away, let's look at how the global economic system is a Ponzi scheme.
by Alice Ollstein Oct 29, 2015
"The state, in a democratic, civilized society, should not itself be involved in the murder of other Americans," he said.
by Jeremy Deaton - Guest Contributor Oct 16, 2015
When he’s not making us laugh and smile, Il Papa is challenging Americans to think hard about the defining issue of our time.
by Jack Jenkins Oct 13, 2015
Something about practicing what you preach…
by Joe Romm Oct 7, 2015
The Pope’s climate encyclical does not oppose carbon pricing. Quite the reverse, in fact.
by Jack Jenkins Oct 5, 2015
The comments highlight a cautious rhetorical strategy used throughout the papacy of Francis.
by Jack Jenkins Oct 3, 2015
"My name is Kryzstof Charamsa…I am gay."
by Jack Jenkins Oct 2, 2015
The openly gay man was a former student of Francis', and has been with his partner for 19 years.
"Such brief greetings occur on all papal visits and are due to the Pope’s characteristic kindness and availability,” the statement read.
by Jack Jenkins Oct 1, 2015
There's a lot we still don't know.