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May 1, 2013

Sister Teresa Forcade leads fight against corporate state

Spanish Nun Fights Austerity

“The current economic and political order has failed!” says Sister Teresa Forcades of  Spain’s “indignado” protest  against the excesses of capitalism.  Forcades is a Harvard-educated Catalan nun who resides at the convent Sant Benet. She and economist “indignant” leader Arcadi Oliveres have launched a political manifesto calling for the nationalization of banks and energy firms, housing rights and tough measures against corruption.… Read the rest