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Pope Francis Speaks Out About the Killing of George Floyd | NowThis

NowThis News Jun 4, 2020 ‘We cannot tolerate or turn a blind eye to racism and exclusion in any form’ — Listen to Pope Francis condemn the killing of George Floyd and call for protests to remain peaceful. In US … Continue reading

Pope Francis-Christmas Message and “Urbi et Orbi” Blessing 2019-12-25

Vatican News Dec 25, 2019 From the Central Loggia of St. Peter’s Basilica, the Holy Father’s Christmas Message and” Urbi et Orbi” Blessing

Pope Francis Calls Nuclear Weapons Immoral as Catholic Activists Face Jail For U.S. Nuke Base Action

Democracy Now! Nov 25, 2019 Over the weekend, Pope Francis visited Hiroshima and Nagasaki, where the United States dropped the first atomic bombs in 1945, killing more than 200,000 people. Pope Francis said, “A world without nuclear weapons is possible … Continue reading

Pope Francis meets Greta Thunberg

Apr 17, 2019 Global Catholic Climate Movement See further Global Catholic Climate Movement videos. Visit to learn more and join the movement

Pope Francis Warns of “New Forms of Colonialism” in Amazon Rainforest

Oct 09, 2019 Pope Francis welcomed indigenous leaders from Amazonia to the Vatican for a gathering of bishops known as a “synod.” The three-week meeting will focus on the Catholic Church’s efforts to safeguard the Amazon region. This is Pope … Continue reading

Pope Francis declares ‘climate emergency’ and urges action | Environment | The Guardian

Addressing energy leaders, pope warns of ‘catastrophic’ effects of global heating Fiona Harvey and Jillian Ambrose Fri 14 Jun 2019 14.53 EDT ‘Future generations stand to inherit a greatly spoiled world,’ the pope said at a meeting at the Vatican. … Continue reading

Pope Francis declares ‘climate emergency’ and urges action | Environment | The Guardian

Pope Francis meets Greta Thunberg, a 16-year-old fighting against climate change

Pope Francis meets Greta Thunberg during the general audience

Italy: Swedish teen climate activist Greta Thunberg meets Pope Francis