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Popes of Genocides Past and Present

Popes of Genocides Past and Present

Episode 250: Rumble with Michael Moore
I asked him if Capitalism was a sin. “Sí,” he replied.


Last week Pope Francis visited Canada to apologize and seek forgiveness for the crimes committed by the Catholic Church against the indigenous peoples of Canada. He called that practice of Christianity “evil.”

On the first day of his visit, I received an email from one of Canada’s most well known and beloved Native Canadians, the folksinger Buffy Sainte Marie. In her message, she explained why an apology isn’t enough.

So in this episode of Rumble, I ask the Pope to grant indigenous people everywhere a Papal Decree that’s long overdue.

— Mike


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Music from today’s episode:

Aiya Surli Tikiatasanga (The Time I Arrive)” — Leo Osoak

The Mission (Gabriel’s Oboe)” — Ennio Morricone

Universal Soldier” — Buffy Sainte Marie

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Michael Moore
Rumble with Michael Moore podcast
Academy Award-winning filmmaker and political provocateur Michael Moore offers his subversive and humorous take on the issues of the day and talks to a wide range of people from comedians and politicians to the people who’ve tried to kill him. Plus various mischief with Mike’s friends, family and the neighbors who don’t work for the NSA.