The Pope consoles the Congolese victims: your pain is my pain

KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — Pope Francis on Wednesday urged the Congolese people to forgive those who committed “inhuman violence” against them, celebrated Mass for a million people and then heard first-hand about the atrocities some of them endured: a teenage girl who was “raped like an animal” for months; a young man He witnesses his … Read more

A summer of sovereign debt crises may come. Is the Fed ready?

font size Desmond Lachman writes that conditions in the US were already sufficient to justify a halt to the Fed’s rate hike. Kevin Deitch/Getty Images About the author: Desmond Lachman He is a senior fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He was Deputy Director of the Policy Development and Review Department at the International Monetary … Read more

How to Use Debt to Build Wealth | Family finance

according to Federal Reserve Bank of New YorkUS household debt totaled $16.51 trillion in the third quarter of 2022, an increase of 2.2% from the second quarter of the year. But while debt often gets a bad rap in personal finance circles, it isn’t always detrimental to personal finances. “Debt can be a very powerful … Read more