Pope Francis wrote in his first ever encyclical dedicated to the protection of the environment that “the poor and the Earth are shouting.”

Washington Post reported that news agencies are translating the leaked unofficial draft of the papal teaching document set for release Thursday. On 16 June, the Sydney Morning Herald reported that in the encyclical the Pope underlines that the “bulk of global warming” is caused by human intervention.

Pope Francis acknowledges the scientific studies writ...


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