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What Provides A Quarter-Million Jobs And Is Literally Disappearing Before Our Eyes?

The first couple of times I watched the video below, I thought it was a satiric depiction of what the future might look like if we don't start to take care of this river (and others). But pay attention to the narration and you'll learn that this is already a reality. Now let's do something about it before it gets worse!

What Provides A Quarter-Million Jobs And Is Literally Disappearing Before Our Eyes?
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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) approved a measure last month that could pave the way for the Catholic Church to deny President Joe Biden communion. The conservative bishops hope to prevent Biden from participating in the sacred ritual because of his support for abortion rights.

Biden is a devout Catholic who considered becoming a priest in his youth. He rarely misses mass, holds a rosary while making critical decisions, and often quotes scriptures. When asked about the bishops' decision Biden said it is "a private matter and I don't think that's going to happen."

The bishops hope the new guidance would push "Catholics who are cultural, political, or parochial leaders to witness the faith."

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