Christian views on poverty and wealth
There have been a variety of Christian views on poverty and wealth. American theologian John B. Cobb has argued that the "economism that rules the West and through it much of the East" is directly opp...
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The ideology of social justice is an ideology of tyranny
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Jewish views of poverty, wealth and charity
Over the course of Jewish history, different attitudes have been held towards poverty and wealth. Unlike Christianity, in which some strands have viewed poverty as virtuous and desirable, Jews have ge...
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Usury
Usury (/ˈjuːʒəri/) is the practice of making unethical or immoral monetary loans that unfairly enrich the lender. A loan may be considered usurious because of excessive or abusive interest rates or ot...
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Social justice
Social justice is "justice in terms of the distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges within a society". Classically, "justice" (especially corrective justice or distributive justice) ensur...
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Catholic social teaching
Catholic social teaching is the body of doctrine developed by the Catholic Church on matters of social justice, involving issues of poverty and wealth, economics, social organization and the role of t...
Christian socialism
Christian socialism is a form of religious socialism based on the teachings of Jesus of Nazareth. Many Christian socialists believe capitalism to be idolatrous and rooted in greed, which some Christia...
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Liberation theology
Liberation theology refers to forms of local or contextual theology that proposes that knowledge of God based on revelation leads necessarily to a praxis that opposes unjust social and political struc...
Option for the poor
The option for the poor or the preferential option for the poor is one of the basic principles of the Catholic social teaching as articulated in the 20th century.
According to proponents of this p...
John Rawls
John Bordley Rawls (/rɔːlz/; February 21, 1921 – November 24, 2002) was an American moral and political philosopher. He held the James Bryant Conant University Professorship at Harvard University and ...
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Human rights education
Human rights education is the teaching of the history, theory, and law of human rights in schools and educational institutions, as well as outreach to the general public.
The United Nations Genera...
Green party
A Green party is a formally organized political party based on the principles of green politics, such as social justice and nonviolence. Greens believe that these issues are inherently related to one ...
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Tikkun olam
Tikkun olam (Hebrew: תיקון עולם or תקון עולם‎) is a Hebrew phrase that means "repairing the world" (or "healing the world") which suggests humanity's shared responsibility to heal, repair and tr...
Catholic social activism in the United States
Catholic social activism in the United States is the practical application of the notions of Catholic social teaching into American public life. Its roots can be traced to the 19th century encyclical ...
Solidarity (Catholic theology)
Sollicitudo rei socialis is an encyclical promulgated by Pope John Paul II on 30 December 1987, on the twentieth anniversary of Populorum progressio. It is part of a larger body of writings known as C...
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Loans and interest in Judaism
The combination of loans and interest, in Judaism, is a complicated and detailed subject. The biblical Hebrew terms for interest are neshekh (Hebrew: נשך‎), literally meaning a bite, and marbit/...
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Riba
Riba (Arabic: ربا‎ ribā, [ˈrɪbæː]) can be roughly translated as "Usury", or unjust, exploitive gains made in trade or business. Riba is mentioned and condemned in several different verses i...