The Common Good

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Not since the Great Depression has there been a wealth redistribution movement of this nature. The movement is building consciousness from the ground up. First, you have to occupy the public mind. Jim Wallis of Sojourners magazine writes: “It takes a movement to change politics. Change never starts in Washington.”
Jim Wallis of Sojourners magazine says, “Cut references to the poor out of the Bible and you will have a book of holes.” Faith in politics is desperately needed. The trouble is, we are not getting it from Micah, Amos, Isaiah or Matthew 25, but from the obscenely wealthy corporations who hoard wealth, but don’t hire the poor.