Globalization Article

  Globalization: Great Benefits, Big Risks   by CAPP-USA   The Problems of Globalization SUCCESS! Capitalism has proven to be the greatest poverty relief program the world has ever known. While COVID-19 has had an impact, by 2014 Bill and Melinda Gates were...

Gratuitousness Article

Gratuitousness: Catholic Social Teaching’s Solution for Capitalism   by CAPP-USA   An Economy Characterized by a Gift of Self WHAT IS GRATUITOUSNESS? Gratuitousness is the gift of self – “our intellectual abilities and our entrepreneurial...

Consumerism Article

  Consumerism: Rampant and Dangerous   by CAPP-USA   “Having” instead of “Being” WHAT IS “CONSUMERISM”? Simply, but elegantly put: consumerism is a style of life directed towards “having” rather than...

Alienation Article

What is Alienation?   by CAPP-USA   The Loss of the Authentic Meaning of Life THE DEFINITION OF ALIENATION While alienation exists in different forms, “there is no worse form of alienation than to feel uprooted, belonging to no one.” (Pope...

Our Human Environment Article

Our Human Environment — is Also Endangered   by CAPP-USA   Our Human Environment is Precious Pope St. John Paul II, after reflecting on how “The seriousness of the ecological issue lays bare the depth of man’s moral crisis” (World Day...