• We’re watching Pope Francis institutionalize his vision

    We’re watching Pope Francis institutionalize his vision

    • Jun 10, 2017

    Pope Francis on Friday took part in a dedication ceremony for a new Vatican headquarters for ‘Scholas Occurentes,’ dedicated to building networks of schools around the world. Like the World Meeting of Popular Movements, Francis is institutionalizing his vision, ensuring that his initiatives to promote social activism and hear the voices of the base will survive his papacy and form part of his legacy.

  • Argentine attorney representing workers stays friends with Pope Francis

    Argentine attorney representing workers stays friends with Pope Francis

    • Feb 26, 2017

    “The pope says he’s the servant of the servant of the people of God. So he never asked us to do anything. He may well disagree with 70 percent of our actions or our work. He just encourages this idea of people self-organizing. The other is our job and our decision,” said Juan Grabois of the Confederation of Workers of the Popular Economy in Buenos Aires.

  • Pope tells U.S. summit “No people is criminal, no religion is terrorist”

    Pope tells U.S. summit “No people is criminal, no religion is terrorist”

    • Feb 17, 2017

    In a message to the U.S. Regional World Meeting of Popular Movements being held in Modesto, California, Pope Francis asked the participants to resist the temptation to demonize others, to instead protect the earth because “time is running out,” and fight against “the invisible tyranny of money that only guarantees the privileges of a few.”