Pope: world hunger absolutely unacceptable

VATICAN CITY

Pope Benedict XVI says hundreds of millions of hungry people around the world are an absolutely unacceptable reality and the economic crisis should be seen as a chance for change.

Speaking to a crowd gathered in St. Peter's Square Sunday, Benedict addressed his message to a June 24-26 UN conference in New York on the global downturn.


Join the Conversation

Send your thoughts and reactions to Letters to the Editor. Learn more here

Advertisement