RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The powerful labor union confederation felt that enough time had passed since Evita's death and that the controversy surrounding her was a thing of the past, so it has requested beginning proceedings to beatify the iconic leader.
However, the Church did not share the unionists' opinions, and has stated that preconditions for this to occur are not yet in place.
"According to sources interviewed, in addition to the humanitarian qualities that many may attach to her, such as her commitment to the poor - even in times of great illness - there is a lack of religious . . .