Labour and the Common Good


John Battle

John Battle

Former Labour MP John Battle is the final Party representative to offer Thinking Faith readers an opportunity to see how his Party's policies reflect the principles of Catholic Social Teaching.

As UK voters prepare to cast their ballots in the General Election, he argues that Labour's commitment to alleviating child and family poverty and to redistributing income in favour of the poorest best represents the preferential option for the poor. 

To read his piece see: www.thinkingfaith.org/articles/20100505_1.htm

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