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The Vatican and Occupy Wall Street Agree on a Just Economy

The Vatican and Occupy Wall Street Agree on a Just Economy

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The Occupy Wall Street protests are bringing long-overdue attention to issues of economic injustice, including the unfair and irresponsible practices of the financial industry and the need for an economy that works for all of us. The essence of their message is echoed by diverse faith leaders, including most recently the Vatican, which released a note late last month calling for stricter regulation of global financial markets, a tax on financial transactions, and a global authority that can enforce these new rules.

View the full story at Center for American Progress.