Getting into debt for the holidays
Editorial – The religion of consumerism and new cults by Luigino Bruni published in Avvenire on 24/11/2023 Black Friday has become the beginning of the liturgical year of the capitalist religion. Like any new religion that intends to supplant a pre-existing one, consumer capitalism also replaces...
Never turn away from their cry
Opinions - On the occasion of the VII World Day of the Poor, established by Pope Francis, let’s explore solutions for progress together Luigino Bruni published in Avvenire on 19/11/2023 * Poverty is part of the human condition. The human being, the Adam, is a poor man. He is so when he is born and...
Capitalism, a new Catholic spirit
The land of We/8 - The market, the merchants and the Gospel: scientific reflection and social works by Luigino Bruni published in Avvenire on 11//11/2023 The era of the medieval merchants and of their companies where in the Book of Reason , the main account was listed under the name of " Messer...
The women and men of the threshold
Just concluded the other day, this synod was the ‘Synod of Already’, and not the ‘Synod of Not Yet’, a ‘not yet’ that in the life of the spirit is always essential, but especially when one world is ending and we do not yet see another. by Luigino Bruni published in Il Messaggero di Sant'Antonio on...
Real economics starts from human suffering
The land of We/7 - following Fuoco, Achille Loria criticized rent as an element of injustice by Luigino Bruni published in Avvenire on 04//11/2023 The Counter-Reformation was an ambivalent season, in which the shining examples of the Franciscan Monti were intertwined with dark phenomena in other...
This year, the Economy of Francesco (EoF) has chosen ‘The 25th hour’ as title for its global event. by Luigino Bruni published in Avvenire on 06/10/read more
Editorial - The crises of a system or organization cannot be explained or overcome as long as you remain within the same system that generated them. Tread more
The land of We/4 - The limits of the mutual advantage of the market, the new atmosphere in the age of Muratori by Luigino Bruni published in Avvenirread more
The market and the temple/20 - In a few decades, the Reformation and Counter-Reformation consumed the ethical ground conquered by the merchants betweeread more
The market and the temple/19 - The Counter-Reformation was also a decisive time for the economic and social culture of Italy and Southern Europe. By Lread more
This year, the Economy of Francesco (EoF) has chosen ‘The 25th hour’ as title for its global event. by Luigino Bruni published in Avvenire on 06/10/