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Vatican cardinal: We must help the Amazon’s people ‘open up to modernity’

October 15, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: “We must help them open up to modernity, to innovation, to development, “ said Cardinal Peter Turkson, prefect of the Dicastery for Promoting Integral Human Development. “The people of Amazonia must not be left behind … I suspect that mobile phones are there. How do they charge them?”

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