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

Learn about the extraordinary sisters helping disabled youth in China.