In the words of Personalism, a person’s truest nature consists in “decentralizing itself in order to become available for others”.
Based on Catholic social principles, “Americanism” as well as the belief in “Strict-Constitutionalism” has and will continue to do more harm than good.
Catholic Action is the apolitical solution to a political problem. It is the Catholic faith put into social practice.
If we want to forge a new Debtors’ Alliance or People’s League or Solidarity Party, we have a Herculean task ahead of us.
Is government a necessary evil? A necessary good? Is that government best which governs least?
Chesterton and Belloc nursed the fear that the psychology of a society conditioned by capitalism and socialism might induce people to yield on liberty.
This is not an election about the head, but about the heart, and at the heart of American politics is a burning rage.