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Pain in tonight for Neil Cavuto while the Pope and the president the relationship that can topple walls.
Three decades ago we saw -- when Reagan Ronald Reagan joined Pope John Paul the second to take on communism.
And now perhaps a new partnership with a very different system that they're taking on.
And Obama and Pope Benedict teaming up against capitalism as we know it.
The Pope calling today for new financial world order -- promotes greater social responsibility and works for the common good.
Sounds a lot like what President Obama has been saying.
So will this Pope and this president do what capitalism due to capitalism rather what Reagan and John Paul -- to communism.
Well let's ask historian Tim Miller a -- -- audience a little bit about how old Pope John Paul the second and Ronald Reagan were able to topple capitalism.
Well -- -- to work together and it was very important that Pope John Paul was from Poland.
And Poland was the initial crash in the eastern bloc.
That led communism to totally go away from both Eastern Europe and then eventually the Soviet Union itself.
Many would argue I would totally concur.
That had it not been for the Pope and had it not been that the Pope John Paul was from Poland.
The wall would not have broken when it did and what Ronald Reagan's backing -- working together with the Pope.
There was no doubt that the wall had to come down but that the the historic fact of the wall coming down goes back long before President Reagan and Pope John Paul but the two of them together did it.
Will -- with the help of a lot of people.
You know it's it's -- because reading that the Pope had to say today it felt like demonstrating in in Obama's speech.
Almost word for -- and he talked about the environment in the whole lot of other things.
Do you feel like perhaps even the Pope is getting his Q now from the president of the United States.
Well it's been very strange since the election.
The Pope broke tradition and which is -- -- usual for -- to do.
The Pope actually sent a personal congratulatory.
To then president elect Obama immediately after the election was called in America.
And then after that Pope Benedict also had a long very positive I'm told.
With each other and that's -- usual keep in mind that President Obama was still president elect Obama.
And for the Pope to write a congratulatory.
As well as to have -- very positive conversations prior to the inauguration.
Broke history so the right now the two of them are courting each other.
And it'll be very interesting to see what happens as a result of they're meeting together unfortunately we probably will never hear what was really talked about during that meeting.
-- we -- -- hair but we may actually see the results of what was talked about me very harsh you know language.
It's capitalism under a severe threat right now.
Well capitalism -- -- under a threat.
By virtue of itself.
My my opinion is that capitalism.
Because of that we have the massive over deregulation.
In the eighty's and ninety's.
Crisis of capitalism in America today.
I think there's no doubt about back.
That the question will be can capitalism correct.
We all will the response to -- you that while capitalism.
Will there be world leaders like the Pope and President Obama take advantage.
Of that issue that problem and turn it into something altogether different that's the real question but capitalism.
In America is not in trouble of going away right capitalism as we knew it.
Forty years ago may never exist again.
OK so will be here but will be different Tim Miller really want to thank you very much appreciate your time.
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