Europe

Pope’s Views on Free Market Seen As Sharp Rebuke in USi
X
December 04, 2013 10:21 PM
Pope Francis recently criticized what he called “unfettered capitalism” in a text known as an apostolic exhortation. VOA religion reporter Jerome Socolovsky reports that the remarks have struck a nerve in the United States, long seen as a global proponent of the free market.

Pope’s Views on Free Market Seen As Sharp Rebuke in US

Published December 04, 2013

Pope Francis recently criticized what he called “unfettered capitalism” in a text known as an apostolic exhortation. VOA religion reporter Jerome Socolovsky reports that the remarks have struck a nerve in the United States, long seen as a global proponent of the free market.


You May Like

New England Bears Brunt of US Blizzard

Boston, surrounding region grapple with as much as 3 feet of snow, coastal flooding; leaders in New York, spared most severe weather, criticized for being overly cautious More

China Lifts Lid on Sale of Fake Goods Online

A recent survey found nearly 60 percent of a random sample of items bought from Taobao were fake More

Upward Aims to Create Old-girls Network in Silicon Valley

Lisa Lambert, an executive with Intel Corp.'s venture-capital unit, responds to the gender-disparity debate by creating a new social organization More