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Divest from fossil fuels, Catholic climate movement urges

April 27, 2020

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CWN Editor's Note: Five cardinals serve on the advisory council of the Global Catholic Climate Movement, and a Vatican official and the head of Caritas Internationalis serve on its board of directors.

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  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Apr. 27, 2020 8:19 AM ET USA

    Cited: "As Catholics, we can protect our common home by not financing companies that hurt creation and its vulnerable communities." An emotion-based anti-technology, anti-human plan to destroy industries essential for modern and developing societies. Instead of destruction, the Vatican should be encouraging a broader application of advanced and natural technologies, including carbon capture, Trump's Trillion Tree Initiative, modification of agricultural practices, and other sequestration methods