I need to make one point perfectly clear as I comment on the Pope’s words and actions about the upcoming July 2-3 The People and Planet First’ Conference. This is not about trashing Catholicism or the beliefs of the millions of faithful Catholics! It is about a man whose chose to use his “bully pulpit” to step into the arena of science and politics, influencing millions of others in the process, and my opinion of him and those policies. Because he did take the step and no matter who he is, he is fair game to expose his falsehoods and to offer criticism of his actions, just like any other person. Having said that…

The Guardian (UK) reported on June 27 that the Vatican added Occupy Wall Street activist Naomi Klein to a growing list of activists for its upcoming “environmental conference.” The July conference; The People and Planet First’ Conference hosted by The Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace and The International Alliance of Catholic Development ,is being called to carry out the June 2015 encyclical. Can you say Social Justice…or Redistribution of Wealth?

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