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Who has a right to be engaged in civic discussions?

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Everyone, since each of us has not just a right but also an obligation to improve the moral fabric of our society. (Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship, no. 13) The Catechism of the Catholic Church states, "It is necessary that all participate, each according to his position and role, in promoting the common good. This obligation is inherent in the dignity of the human person. … As far as possible citizens should take an active part in public life" (nos. 1913-1915).

See also - Participation

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