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Change happens by putting people at the center
Change happens by putting people at the center

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Inequality and "The Broken Ladder"
Wrestling with inequality shapes much of current political discourse, it seems, at home and abroad. If you pay attention, you have heard a great deal about growing pay and wealth disparities, the Gini coefficient , and other sundry items, in a growing numbe...
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Más sabe el diablo. . .
It's a phrase of Mexican origin, I'm told:  " Más sabe el diablo por viejo que por diablo ." It translates to "The devil knows more because he is old than because he is the devil." Often, proverbs in our native tongue do not surprise us as they are so commo...
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That we may know Easter Joy
Friends, I wrote for Catholic Relief Service's ethical trade blog earlier this week on the anniversary of the Rana Plaza disaster. The text is very much in keeping with the spirit of this blog site. The post on CRS is entitled:   That We May Know Easter Joy...
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Join the campaign for Fair Trade and Sustainable Clothing from Kohl's and Macy's
Between now and Black Friday (Nov. 25), The Human Thread calls for sending postcards to the CEOs of Macy’s and Kohl’s in support of a living wage at the sites where our clothes are made. I'd be grateful for your help. When we visit a supermarket, we can pur...
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E.J. Dionne and the 2016 Election
Last June, I reviewed E.J. Dionne Jr.'s Our Divided Political Heart: The Battle for the American Idea in an Age of Discontent .
You can find the review here . I like Dionne, as a writer in The Washington Post and Commonweal , and I enjoy his contributions ...
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Thanks to MATC for hosting Bryan Stevenson
This afternoon, alongside nine other parishioners from St. Benedict the Moor, we attended a lecture by Bryan Stevenson at Milwaukee Area Technical College . Readers of this blog may recall that I reviewed Mr. Stevenson's extraordinary book, Just Mercy: A St...
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Thanks, Gabriel, for a fine post.
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