Simone Campbell

Sister Simone Campbell is executive director of the Catholic social justice lobby NETWORK and leader of “Nuns on the Bus,” a tour featuring a group of nuns drawing attention to the impact Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan’s budget plan would have on the poor.

Articles by this author

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
America Must Allow Its Heart to Break Before It Can Heal
My heart aches for the division and anguish revealed in our November election. The fabric of our society is indeed torn and I wonder, can we find a way back together? We must seek out a contemplative space of quiet and reflection, where we can let the pain of our people break our hearts further. It...
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Fasting for an End to Starvation Wages Views
Monday, March 09, 2015
Fasting for an End to Starvation Wages
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. said that we have to remind this nation that it's a crime to live in a rich nation and receive starvation wages. By risking their jobs and going on strike for $15, better working conditions and union rights, tens of thousands of brave fast-food workers have offered just...
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Monday, November 05, 2012
Power to the People - Below the Poverty Line
With all the attention being paid this election to millionaire campaign donors and the importance of helping the middle class, candidates on both sides are overlooking one critical segment of our society.
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