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How the Catholic Church helped unemployed laborers in the 1920s

The 1920s are known as the “Roaring Twenties” because they were years of economic growth and rising prosperity. But while the U.S. was booming, other countries were grappling with stagnation and mass unemployment.

Unemployed due to coronavirus? There’s a saint for that.

St. Cajetan, the patron saint for the unemployed, knew something of poverty and pestilence.