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Why do Latinos prefer Big Government?

Why do Latinos prefer Big Government?

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Mexican bankers fear Trump presidency, economic collapse

Mexican bankers fear Trump presidency, economic collapse

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A dying breed: middle class Americans drive success for Trump

A dying breed: middle class Americans drive success for Trump

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Bernie Sanders to attend Vatican conference on economy and society

Bernie Sanders to attend Vatican conference on economy and society

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Wall Street floor traders express support for Trump

Wall Street floor traders express support for Trump

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The crumbling of moral certainties and American democracy

The crumbling of moral certainties and American democracy

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Economics 101 as taught in the Bible

Economics 101 as taught in the Bible

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China tops U.S. as home to billionaires

China tops U.S. as home to billionaires

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Lobster and steaks to be prohibited for NY food stamp recipients

Lobster and steaks to be prohibited for NY food stamp recipients

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Under Obama, food stamp recipients surpassed 45 million for 5 years

Under Obama, food stamp recipients surpassed 45 million for 5 years

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Let's not stop at $15 per hour, says Democrat

Let's not stop at $15 per hour, says Democrat

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Is America facing financial ruin?

Is America facing financial ruin?

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Clinton gains significant Latino endorsement

Clinton gains significant Latino endorsement

Clinton says she will afford bankruptcy protection to Puerto Rico, which owes over $70 billion in debt.

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Poverty is big business in developing nations

Poverty is big business in developing nations

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Obama's Keystone decision hits black Americans hard

Obama's Keystone decision hits black Americans hard

"Shameful" says labor union, Obama threw them "under the bus", when he denied the Keystone XL pipeline project.

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California lawsuit may spike Amazon delivery costs

California lawsuit may spike Amazon delivery costs

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Texas law requires some businesses to obtain permission from competitors to operate

Texas law requires some businesses to obtain permission from competitors to operate

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Probing The Libertarian Mind, and the Kingdom of 'Whatever'

Probing The Libertarian Mind, and the Kingdom of 'Whatever'

Review and analysis of The Libertarian Mind: A Manifesto of Freedom, by David Boaz of the Cato Institute.

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Does Pope Francis need an economic re-education?

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Condemned: United Nations 'ideological colonialism'

Condemned: United Nations 'ideological colonialism'

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Michigan: cutting taxes would increase corporate burden

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Pope Francis' Argentina sees declining distribution of wealth

Pope Francis' Argentina sees declining distribution of wealth

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Is Pope Francis opposed to capitalism?

Is Pope Francis opposed to capitalism?

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Jeb Bush to make major economic policy announcement

Jeb Bush to make major economic policy announcement

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Economic drop follows birth dearth in EU & U.S.

Economic drop follows birth dearth in EU & U.S.

Not only social welfare schemes, but the basis of the economy itself, are threatened by a birth dearth in the U.S. and Europe.

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Europe: 850,000 migrants add to number of jobless

Europe: 850,000 migrants add to number of jobless

As hundreds of thousands of immigrants are expected in the Eurozone, unemployment among Europeans remains high. Sharp contrast with U.S.

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Catholic Relief Services and Catholic Campaign for Human Development: the only response to poverty?

Catholic Relief Services and Catholic Campaign for Human Development: the only response to poverty?

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A Catholic critique of capitalism

A Catholic critique of capitalism

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For expatriates, neither London, New York, or Paris are the most expensive

For expatriates, neither London, New York, or Paris are the most expensive

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What China's currency devaluation means for the world

What China's currency devaluation means for the world

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Thought for the day: wealth re-distribution

Thought for the day: wealth re-distribution

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Popularity of 'socialist' Pope Francis takes a dive among U.S. conservatives

Popularity of 'socialist' Pope Francis takes a dive among U.S. conservatives

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The Greek tragedy in the European Union

The Greek tragedy in the European Union

The resurrection of Germany comes with increasing unease in the rest of Europe as the future of Greece is questioned.

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Pope Francis apologizes for forgetting the middle class

Pope Francis apologizes for forgetting the middle class

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China caught between two evils as stock market collapses

China caught between two evils as stock market collapses

Beijing continues, ineffectively, intervention to prop up markets. A collapse of the stock market would likely increase deposits in ordinary bank accounts. This would compel Beijing to rely more on banks to fuel growth and financial liberalization

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Euroskeptics and Latin leftists applaud Greek referendum

Euroskeptics and Latin leftists applaud Greek referendum

"The EU is dying before our eyes," crowed British Euro-skeptic Nigel Farage.

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Pope Francis' environmental encyclical: respecting God and the natural order

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Catholic preliminaries to the 2016 presidential election

Catholic preliminaries to the 2016 presidential election

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Who were the Pope's advisers on Laudato Si?

Who were the Pope's advisers on Laudato Si?

An Un-Holy Alliance at the Vatican?

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Overview of Pope Francis' environmental encyclical: Laudato si

Overview of Pope Francis' environmental encyclical: Laudato si

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Europe's impoverishment and Muslim immigration

Europe's impoverishment and Muslim immigration

Economic underperformance, coupled with the onslaught of Muslim immigration, has resulted in European elections where national identity and regionalism have come to the fore.

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Vatican aligns with free-market advocate Jeffrey Sachs

Vatican aligns with free-market advocate Jeffrey Sachs

Sachs advised the government of Chile after the fall of socialist president Salvador Allende in its transition to a more market-based economy. He is also an advocate of abortion as an effective means of population control.

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After trade defeat, Obama sends 'personal' email to supporters

After trade defeat, Obama sends 'personal' email to supporters

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Development of poor countries can end mass migration

Development of poor countries can end mass migration

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How Britain's parliamentary election reflects status of Europe

How Britain's parliamentary election reflects status of Europe

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Is America no longer the world's economic engine?

Is America no longer the world's economic engine?

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What is fair about Fair Trade?

What is fair about Fair Trade?

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America's Great Silicon Divide

America's Great Silicon Divide

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Is Francis a Red Pope?

Is Francis a Red Pope?

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Republicans, road builders and unions favor Michigan tax hike

Republicans, road builders and unions favor Michigan tax hike

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Competition and the pathology of profit

Competition and the pathology of profit

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Divine intervention sought for Russia's collapsing ruble

Divine intervention sought for Russia's collapsing ruble

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Welfare for Muslim immigrants threatens Europe's future

Welfare for Muslim immigrants threatens Europe's future

Two bestsellers argue that Muslims threaten European freedom and prosperity because they do not assimilate and rely on welfare benefits. Political correctness stifles debate and the EU undermines national sovreignty. Will Europe commit suicide?

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'Fair Trade' and the social teachings of the Catholic Church

'Fair Trade' and the social teachings of the Catholic Church

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Pope Francis is no communist

Pope Francis is no communist

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Mongolia approves standard rail gauge to match China

Mongolia approves standard rail gauge to match China

By matching China's rail gauge, Mongolia will be able to cut transportation costs of coal and other minerals by half.

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Catholic Libertarians in the critics' den

Catholic Libertarians in the critics' den

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The paradoxical American debate on immigration

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Clinton-era official blames 'white' suburb for Detroit mess

Clinton-era official blames 'white' suburb for Detroit mess

Robert Reich, a political economist who served in various Democrat administrations, is a professor at UC-Berkeley.

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Francois Hollande leads France in a U-turn

Francois Hollande leads France in a U-turn

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Here are five reasons to keep picking at Piketty

Here are five reasons to keep picking at Piketty

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Piketty's Tower of Jell-O

Piketty's Tower of Jell-O

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California: dead last among states favorable to business

California: dead last among states favorable to business

In a study conducted by Chief Executive Magazine, California came in 50th among the 50 states of the Union.

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Pope Francis misses an opportunity for New Evangelization

Pope Francis misses an opportunity for New Evangelization

This week, Pope Francis called for the 'legitimate redistribution" of wealth. Has he embraced a secularist view, which is based solely in terms of material assets, espoused by the Culture of Death?

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Only God can save the U.S. economy?

Only God can save the U.S. economy?

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Book Review: Return to Order

Book Review: Return to Order

Return to Order: From a Frenzied Economy to an Organic Christian Society--Where We've Been, How We Got Here, and Where We Need to Go. A new book that provides a cultural conservative's response to the current economic crisis.

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Foreign investors show increasing interest in Paraguay

Foreign investors show increasing interest in Paraguay

Paraguay expects to invest USD$1.5 billion in improvements to foster agriculture and cattle.

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Switzerland takes a step closer to universal basic income

Switzerland takes a step closer to universal basic income

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Pope Francis praises the poor who recycle 'leftovers' of the wealthy

Pope Francis praises the poor who recycle 'leftovers' of the wealthy

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Habitually indebted Argentina lectures US on monetary policy

Habitually indebted Argentina lectures US on monetary policy

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US unconfident about Chinese reforms

US unconfident about Chinese reforms

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew unsure about the sequence or pacing of reforms.

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Mexicans seek divine intervention for jobs and just society

Mexicans seek divine intervention for jobs and just society

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Who or what is a dictator?

Who or what is a dictator?

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What taxpayers need to know about the national debt

What taxpayers need to know about the national debt

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Vatican Bank cites 86 million euro profit in first public report

Vatican Bank cites 86 million euro profit in first public report

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Rock star Bono advocates capitalism to lift up Africa

Rock star Bono advocates capitalism to lift up Africa

Bono, the lead singer of Irish band U2, has long been known for charitable activities. He is also a venture capitalist and recently said "entrepreneurial capitalism" takes more people out of poverty than aid.

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Has the end come for the Chinese economic juggernaut?

Has the end come for the Chinese economic juggernaut?

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Linking foreign aid to reform in developing countries

Linking foreign aid to reform in developing countries

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Pope Francis denounces 'culture of waste'

Pope Francis denounces 'culture of waste'

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California punishes entrepreneurs

California punishes entrepreneurs

High taxes and regulations is squelching business on the Left Coast.

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Film-maker chronicles Holocaust connections of multinational I.G. Farben

Film-maker chronicles Holocaust connections of multinational I.G. Farben

The next time you take a Bayer aspirin for a headache, think about mass murder and genocide.

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Pope warns that 'Money should serve, not rule'

Pope warns that 'Money should serve, not rule'

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Practical suggestions for Catholic evangelization

Practical suggestions for Catholic evangelization

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Venezuela: Currency instability and nationalization likely under Chavez's successor

Venezuela: Currency instability and nationalization likely under Chavez's successor

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Has China reached the end of its rope?

Has China reached the end of its rope?

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China's 'empty cities' show no sign of slowing down

China's 'empty cities' show no sign of slowing down

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Michigan cities join Chicago and New York as most miserable

Michigan cities join Chicago and New York as most miserable

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Paraguay has cash reserves to pay foreign debt twice

Paraguay has cash reserves to pay foreign debt twice

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Edwin Black lectures on how BP created the modern Mideast

Edwin Black lectures on how BP created the modern Mideast

Acclaimed author and investigative journalist Edwin Black will lecture on the Redline Agreement - a diplomatic manouevre by the Great Powers to secure oil in the Mideast in the early 20th century. He will speak at Florida Atlantic University on Feb.5.

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Anti-business French president promises extraordinary measures

Anti-business French president promises extraordinary measures

France's Socialist president, Francois Hollande, is calling for 'maximum mobilization' in the face of disappointing job figures. As many as 9 million are without work in France.

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Some good news for social justice comes from Asia and Latin America

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Bolivia poised to become new MERCOSUR member

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Pope Benedict calls on the wealthy to show solidarity for the poor

Pope Benedict calls on the wealthy to show solidarity for the poor

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Progressives and the Catholic Church

Progressives and the Catholic Church

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Greece: Shopkeepers riot rather than pay taxes

Greece: Shopkeepers riot rather than pay taxes

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France: Peugeot cuts 8,000 jobs, closes factories

France: Peugeot cuts 8,000 jobs, closes factories

Peugeot was the first car maker in Europe to suffer from a decrease in sales in Europe since last summer.

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Cut costs and tax less, says European Central Bank president

Cut costs and tax less, says European Central Bank president

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Obama leads in polls, despite a sour economy

Obama leads in polls, despite a sour economy

Can Romney trick the pollsters by pulling a 1980 Reagan?

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Catholic scholar Michael Novak goes to bat for Republican budget in Congress

Catholic scholar Michael Novak goes to bat for Republican budget in Congress

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Group says UN's Sustainable Development agenda eliminates capitalism

Group says UN's Sustainable Development agenda eliminates capitalism

UN: Sustainable Development Conference will shape how we can reduce poverty, advance social equity and ensure environmental protection on an ever more crowded planet to get to the future we want.

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