Monthly Archives: May 2014

A Strong Offensive Against the Kulaks

“A kulak is a prosperous peasant. A middle peasant is a less prosperous peasant. The official line in 1925-7 accepted the middle peasant as the indispensable provider of farm surpluses [to the state], while making political gestures towards the poor … Continue reading

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The Meaning of the Phrase “According to Their Standing”

Dear Dr. Burke, My name is David and I am a diaconate candidate. ¬†We have just studied Catholic Social Teachings and I was looking for resources to better understand distributive justice, especially with the Holy Fathers recent comments to the … Continue reading

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