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"They can take everything from us but hope"

"So far consumerism has been seen as an excess of vanity, that if you have forty pairs of shoes, two televisions, etc. But this is much more serious: rights are being consumed, needs are being consumed.. All the evil that is in capitalism is in consumerism..."
to read the interview with 81-year old Bishop Pedro Casaldaliga from October 8, 2009, click on
 http://iglesiadescalza.blogspot.com/2009/10/they-can-take-everything-from-us-but.html

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