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Vatican newspaper draws attention to economic inequality

January 22, 2019

» Continue to this story on L'Osservatore Romano (Italian edition, p. 1)

CWN Editor's Note: The January 21-22 edition of L’Osservatore Romano devoted front-page coverage to a new Oxfam International report on economic inequality. The report found that “billionaire fortunes increased by 12% last year,” while “the 3.8 billion people who make up the poorest half of humanity saw their wealth decline by 11%.”

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