Climate Change and Your Health

While you may not feel the impact today, climate change has the ability to affect physical and mental well being—your health.

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3 Ways You Can Fight Human Trafficking

CRS Staff

Human trafficking is modern-day slavery. With 21 million victims worldwide, there are more slaves today than at any time in history.1 Our Catholic faith calls on us to defend life and human dignity, to fight conditions that lead to the enslavement...


A Vocation of Service

Ethical Trade Stories: Sister Colleen

Living an ethical, sustainable lifestyle has become more important to me since I made my vow of poverty. I am a Sister of Mercy, and I have promised “by [my] practice of poverty...to commit [myself] to follow Jesus, who became...


What I Own Is Not Ultimately Mine

Ethical Trade Stories: Corynne S.

Though I’ve only just started seeking out a sustainable lifestyle, as I learn and grow, I have remind myself of these two facts: first, all of what I own is  not ultimately mine — it belongs to God and to...


There Is A Life…Behind Our Clothing

Ethical Stories: Claire C.

A year ago, I watched a documentary called ‘The True Cost‘. This film explains the fast fashion industry and the need for our world to embrace ethical fashion. In this documentary, I watched the poor fight for their lives as...


The Revolution of My Heart

Ethical Stories: Mary W.

The greatest challenge of the day is: how to bring about a revolution of the heart, a revolution which has to start with each one of us?—Dorothy Day My story isn’t grand. It feels as if I’ve done nothing to...