Having just recently visited Africa, which he sees as a bedrock of humanity, its poverty a testimony to the fact God speaks through the weak not the strong, the pope has given his own solution to the economic crisis he postulated would occur.
The western world ought not to laugh at this suggestion of the Holy Father, or call it moralising, or preaching impracticable truths.
The basis of modern western civilisation. The basis of capitalism. The basis of modern democracy.
These are the awards the concept of the brotherhood of humanity can claim. From the Magna Carte, to the American constitution, to the basis of modern France.
To view the economy as one where all people have equal dignity: is to make more sound and stable financial decisions.