Pope Francis: “Helping the Poor Isn’t Communism, It’s Gospel”

I always felt the disapproval of so many fellow conservatives/Christians because of my strong hope that we will be our brother’s keeper, even if this involves a certain amount of economic redistributionism. I feel somewhat vindicated and defended by some of Pope Francis’ recent statements. But even the founder of modern capitalist theory, Adam Smith, favored a graduated income tax (Wealth of Nations, 1776). Read More …

OK, Automation and Artificial Intelligence. In the name of God Don’t Forget Compassion for the Common Man (Updated)

by MIR: The Land & Peace — OK, artificial intelligence and automation are the course for the future. We HAVE to ALL OF US make sure that the common man has a decent future, too. Or else you are basically embarking on a course of cultural genocide, and believe me, God is real, and He Read More …