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Out of Control: Pope Denounces Criminal Justice Systems [JustSouth E-News, November 2014]

Pope Francis laments how societies have become overly punitive, thereby losing the capacity to practice the “primacy of life and the dignity of the human person.”

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Another Misleading Proposal:

U.S. House Budget Committee Opportunity Proposal [JustSouth Quarterly, Fall 2014]

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Too Much? CEO Compensation and Catholic Social Teaching [America, October 2014]

James Martin, SJ address of the Catholic Finance Association in New York City: October 7, 2014.

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Is Amnesty a Dirty Word?

Louisiana chooses amnesia over amnesty.

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Smart Criminal Justice Reform:

Mississippi and Texas Leading Gulf South States

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[NEW] JustSouth Quarterly Fall 2014

This edition: Dr. Mikulich discusses criminal justice reform in the Gulf South; Fr. Kammer shares about Catholic Social Thought/freedom and reviews pilot programs like the Opportunity Grant (OG); Dr. Weishar reflects upon JSRI's "Catholic Teach-In on the Child Migrant Crisis and Its Causes".

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New Archbishop of Chicago Highlights Opposition between Catholic Teaching and Libertarianism

On June 3, 2014, speaking at Catholic University of America, then Archbishop of Spokane Blase Cupich provided the following response to a talk by Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga.

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