11 Feb '13, 2pm

Holy moly - the pope is out? A look at his surprising support of climate change

Holy moly - the pope is out? A look at his surprising support of climate change

Who do you think will emerge as the greatest climate hero of 2010? Al Gore? Robert Kennedy? Van Jones? Guess again... it's the Pope. Though he has condemned those hippy nature-worshipping Avatar fans , Pope Benedict XVI has been quietly advocating for a healthier, greener lifestyle. Until now, his recommendations have been far from political but in a statement he made this week at an annual address to Vatican officials, the Pope is unleashing some shock and awe of the Catholic variety. The Pope admonished world leaders for their failure to reach an agreement in Copenhagen. He also stated that the "self-centered and materialistic" motives which caused the economic meltdown could result in an environmental meltdown: Was it not easy to see the great harm which an economic system lacking any reference to the truth about man had done not only to the dignity and freedom of indiv...

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