Pope is wasting time in Mexico

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    He's not going to change anything - good as his intentions are.
     
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    The Pope is more concerned with preventing contraception than preventing pedophillia.
     
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    From what I see in media reports many tens of thousands of Mexicans disagree with you and feel that it wasn't a waste of time.

    It certainly is true that a Papal visit will most likely not change things overnight, but it is an important support to the local communitity.
     
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    And your proof for this is what?
     
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    They are hopeless.
     
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    Who is?
     
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    mexico
     
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    I disagree. Visited the country last year and was quite impressed with the development. Certainly still a long way to go and a hard struggle ahead against the drug-criminals. But all in all I think Mexico is moving in the right direction, which is more than can be said for certain other Latin american countries (Venezuela, Bolivia, Argentina, etc.)
     
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    Hope you are right. Doesn't look good though.

    I was only in Mexico one time and that was around 1976 to Tiijuana if you can count that as Mexico.
     
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