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Money must serve, not rule, says Pope Francis in new document

Nov 27, 2013

Money must serve, not rule, says Pope Francis in new document

Pope Francis denounced the global financial system that excludes the poor as he issued the mission statement for his papacy on Tuesday, saying he wants the Catholic Church to get its hands dirty as it seeks to bring solace and mercy to society's outcasts. #World #Economy #NewsTracker #Pope Francis #Evangelii Gaudium #The Light of Faith
Paralysed by reverence: Why we don't dare make a Lincoln

Feb 12, 2013

Paralysed by reverence: Why we don't dare make a Lincoln

If they cannot have Lincoln, let them have Vivekananda. A film on Vivekananda releasing around the same time in India as Lincoln shows how we doom our national icons by treating them as statues, not stories. #FilmCrit #Steven Spielberg #Swami Vivekananda #Lincoln #The Light

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Paralysed by reverence: Why we don't dare make a Lincoln

Jul 14, 2014

At War Blog: ‘The Enemy,’ Through the Eyes of a Child

Gerardo Mena, a decorated veteran of the war in Iraq, came home with what he thought were unshakeable feelings about Arabs. But his young son helped him to see his views–and fears–in a new light... #Iraq #United States Marine Corps
Paralysed by reverence: Why we don't dare make a Lincoln

Jul 13, 2014

Music Review: Santos Lights Up Sold-Out Yankee Stadium

Romeo Santos, a Bronx-born bachatero, performed two sold-out shows over the weekend at his home borough’s greatest venue, Yankee Stadium... #Iraq #United States Marine Corps
Paralysed by reverence: Why we don't dare make a Lincoln

Jul 13, 2014

Music Review: Santos Lights Up Sold-Out Yankee Stadium

Romeo Santos, a Bronx-born bachatero, performed two sold-out shows over the weekend at his home borough’s greatest venue, Yankee Stadium... #Iraq #United States Marine Corps