Pope Francis Slams 'Trickle Down' Economics

The 76-year-old pontiff denounced economic inequality and tax evasion in his statement.
0:22 | 11/27/13

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Another message being sent to the faithful is coming from Pope Francis Francis is mission statement is almost a complete turnaround from his predecessor Pope Benedict to adhere tightly to tradition and dogma. Denouncing the global financial system that shuts out the -- -- Francis says the church must become more active and merciful in seeking out the poor and oppressed. And welcoming more into its fold.

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