I have to say, to those asserting that there has not been a Catholic social justice movement, that dhs mom is a civil rights atty, atheist, feminist, who got arrested many times...
with many catholic nuns and priests. They were huge in the leftist movements in central nd south america. Did you ever hear or liberation theology? Or Catholic Charieies, one of the biggest international development NGOs in the world? Or Save the Children? All started as Catholic groups? Or CARE International? Or the Universities?
i worked with a few very progressive priests and nuns on social justice issues, including women's rights. And of course there is Catholics for a free choice, run by a former nun...(more)3-13-2013 11:10pm
in my catholic high school, we did service trips all over the world. It was a wonderful community. I hate the church administration, but I don't hate the heart and soul of the...(more)3-13-2013 11:10pm