The Tradistae Podcast

Easy Essay: Were Premodern Peasants Starving and Overworked?

January 22, 2022

Tradistae is a Catholic Worker organization promoting Catholic Social Teaching. 

The goal of the Easy Essay, inspired by Peter Maurin, is to blow the dynamite of Catholic Social Teaching by boiling down key ideas into short and simple essays.

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