God Frowns on Supply-Side Lies, says Pope Frank

“Some people continue to defend trickle-down theories which assume that economic growth, encouraged by a free market, will inevitably succeed in bringing about greater justice and inclusiveness in the world,” Pope Francis wrote. “This opinion, which has never been confirmed by the facts, expresses a crude and naïve trust in the goodness of those wielding economic power and in the sacralized workings of the prevailing economic system.

via Pope Francis rips capitalism and trickle-down economics to shreds in new policy statement | The Raw Story.

Look at that, Popes can do math too.

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