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Catholic Charities Responding to Flint Water Crisis

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lead poisoning

My visceral life with my own small children makes it impossible for me to stop thinking about the mothers of the lead poisoned children in Flint, Michigan. These are our brothers and sisters crying out for justice. More from The National Catholic Register here: Catholic Charities Responding to Flint Water Crisis. The NY TimesMichigan Gave State Employees Purified Water As It Denied Crisis.

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Pope Benedict says ecology key to teaching young people about morality

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litter in the ocean

In 2007, Pope Benedict XVI said that ecology is key to teaching young people about morality and the natural law, “Nature itself teaches that some things are naturally right and some are naturally wrong. The destruction of the environment, is a stark example of how future survival requires that people obey the laws of nature.” Read the article from Catholic News Service here: Pope says ecology key to teaching young people about morality

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