February 20, 2017

A mine worker carries gold rich earth out of a pit for water processing (using cyanide) in 2009 in Chudja, Democratic Republic of Congo. (CNS photo / Marc Hofer, EPA)

"The new economics recognizes that the economy is embedded in a society and culture that are themselves embedded in an ecological life-support system, and that the economy can't grow forever on this finite planet."

- Language from the U.N. landing page about World Day of Social Justice. It's the 10th anniversary of the United Nations' proclaiming February 20 as World Day of Social Justice