The Pope and the Child in The Emperor’s New Clothes

the emperor's new clothesPope Francis said Monday that “many powerful people don’t want peace because they live off war…“This is serious,” Francis told the children.  “Some powerful people make their living with the production of arms. It’s the industry of death.”

–As reported by ANSA on May 11 2015.

I wish more people of influence were this honest.  Perhaps the Pope’s words will encourage others to speak the truth.

ANSA is Italy’s leading news agency and among the top in the world. It is a cooperative of 34 members comprising publishers and major national newspapers, and was established to publish and distribute news.