Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Corporate Greed Targeted by Pope

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/11/26/uk-pope-document-idUKBRE9AP0EO20131126 The Pope continues his attack on wealth disparity (which in some ways could be seen as hypocritical given the massive wealth, primarily in land, the Catholic Church possess) taking corporations to task yet again decrying the immense and usually obtuse salaries for executives. This Pope has long been a champion for the poor, seeking ways to raise their prominence in the face of oppression from a variety of sources, including wage disparity at the hands of greedy corporations. Impact? Likely none, but at some point at least some Catholics will be convicted to make changes that may see a trickle down effect to some workers (the working poor....)

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