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Pope Francis' Capitalism Attacks Were Just Challenged by a Most Unexpected Voice


Proclaimeth Pope Francis: "Capitalism is the 'dung of the devil.'"

These were the pontiff's precise words on July 9, 2015, when he delivered an impassioned speech on the bane of capitalism in Bolivia. A little more than two months later and Pope Francis' plane has just touched down in Washington, D.C. - the heartland of capitalism.

But there may be a surprising voice of dissent in the crowd when Francis speaks out against capitalism here in America.

That voice will come from the most unlikely of places: within the Catholic Church itself...