"Don't Blame Globalization for Moral Problems" Acton Institute President Interviewed by ZENIT, the international news agency of the Catholic Church

Rome - February 28, 2002 - Today the international news agency of the Catholic Church, ZENIT, released an interview of Acton Institute president and co-founder Rev. Robert A. Sirico titled “Don't Blame Globalization for Moral Problems.” The interview highlights Rev. Sirico's examination of globalization from a moral perspective, providing insight on the moral potential of free exchange.

The interview is located on ZENIT's Web site at:

http://www.zenit.org/english/visualizza.phtml?sid=17316 .

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With its commitment to pursue a society that is free and virtuous, the Acton Institute for the Study of Religion and Liberty is a leading voice in the national environmental and social policy debate. The Acton Institute is uniquely positioned to comment on the sound economic and moral foundations necessary to sustain humane environmental and social policies.

The Acton Institute is a nonprofit, ecumenical think tank located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Institute works internationally to "promote a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles." For more on the Acton Institute, please visit www.acton.org.

Interviews with Institute staff may be arranged by contacting John Couretas at (616) 454-3080 or at jcouretas@acton.org.