Francis

When the Pope Speaks, Liberals and Conservatives Only Hear What They Want To Hear
May 09, 2014

Every time Francis talks about inequality, the left and the right argue over what he means.

Republicans Discover Poverty. Now What?
It's hard to help the little guy when you hate the safety net
January 07, 2014

Taking a lead from Pope Francis, Republicans are suddenly talking about poverty. This would be a good first step: Stop slashing the safety net.

Meet our Modern-Day Scrooges, Proud as Can Be
December 30, 2013

You can't find anyone defending inequality with more glee than in the letters in the Wall Street Journal.