China, Communist Party Lose Grip Over Coronavirus; Can a Catholic Be a Socialist? 2.13.20

  • Gordon Chang: China expert looks at growing outrage over mysterious illness, death of Dr. Li, the one who first alerted colleagues about coronavirus; disease ravaging the country could be China’s “Chernobyl,” the cover up of a disaster eventually leading to the downfall of the regime; people losing fear of the Party. 
  • Dr. Catherine Pakaluk: ‘Can a Catholic Be a Socialist?: The Answer is No-Here’s Why’; socialism’s fatal flaws, ‘Democratic Socialism’ is de facto socialism called something else, it’s not Catholic Social Teaching contained in a movement; the Church on Moral Capitalism, human labor, just wages, human nature.