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Manila Bulletin
Lessons on libertyof a landing permit. To my recollection, the assassination of Ninoy Aquino in
Lessons on liberty
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 hours ago
of a landing permit. To my recollection, the assassination of Ninoy Aquino in 1983, shot dead upon arrival at the Manila International Airport, just moments after he stepped out onto the airstairs, was no less emotional than the assassination of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IEBC Meets Religious Leaders, Pleads for Fair HearingNairobi — The Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission on Thursday met the I
IEBC Meets Religious Leaders, Pleads for Fair Hearing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Nairobi — The Independent Electoral Boundaries Commission on Thursday met the Inter- religious Council of Kenya as part of the on-going stakeholder engagement on election management and the debate on electoral reforms. During the meeting, the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-UST rector to head Pope Saint John Paul II’s former school in Romethe oldest and only Pontifical university in Asia, from 1990 to 1998 and from 2
Ex-UST rector to head Pope Saint John Paul II’s former school in Rome
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 hours ago
the oldest and only Pontifical university in Asia, from 1990 to 1998 and from 2007 to 2012. A pontifical university is a Catholic university established by and directly under the authority of the Holy See. In 2004, he also headed the Commission... Read more
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Rappler
UST rector to head top Catholic school in Romeas the Angelicum. UST said De la Rosa will become the Angelicum's first Asian
UST rector to head top Catholic school in Rome
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
as the Angelicum. UST said De la Rosa will become the Angelicum's first Asian rector. The Order of Preachers, the huge Catholic religious order also known as the Dominicans, announced this Saturday, May 28. The Order of Preachers said in a... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Huwag kang magnanakawThe Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting is today the most lethal ins
Huwag kang magnanakaw
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
The Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting is today the most lethal instrument of the ultra-conservative Catholic Church in thwarting the people’s will through deceit. The Church has allowed itself to be used as a subsidiary of the US... Read more
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Negros Chronicle
Rodrigo Duterte (Part II)who has been dubbed �The Punisher� by Time magazine, has been criticized by hum
Rodrigo Duterte (Part II)
Negros Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
who has been dubbed �The Punisher� by Time magazine, has been criticized by human rights groups and by Amnesty International for tolerating extrajudicial killings of alleged criminals allegedly by the vigilante Davao death squads.... Read more
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PhysOrg
Higher wages for UK's lowest paid improve productivityimpact of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on productivity across Britain's low-
Higher wages for UK's lowest paid improve productivity
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
impact of the National Minimum Wage (NMW) on productivity across Britain's low-paying sectors, as defined by the Low Pay Commission. The researchers believe their findings provide robust contemporary evidence that raising salaries at the lower... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Dissolve Taskforce, Let LACC Lead GW Probe - CWGLiberian government as detailed in the Global Witness latest report titled, 'Th
Dissolve Taskforce, Let LACC Lead GW Probe - CWG
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Liberian government as detailed in the Global Witness latest report titled, 'The Deceivers.' CWG is a network of local and international non-governmental organizations working on the Liberian extractives sector that seeks to influence pro-poor... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Why is British Government not being pursued to the fullest in relation to Dublin and Monaghan bombings?people and injured more than 300 (News, May 17). Mr Flanagan said the British
Why is British Government not being pursued to the fullest in relation to Dublin and Monaghan bombings?
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
people and injured more than 300 (News, May 17). Mr Flanagan said the British Government must accept that an independent international judicial investigation will be imperative to ensure the families and victims have access to the truth of what... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Death penalty back in one year’Congress. “Within a year, we will strive to do it. We will make an effort to m
‘Death penalty back in one year’
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Congress. “Within a year, we will strive to do it. We will make an effort to make it happen,” Alvarez said. The Roman Catholic Church, Commission on Human Rights and various groups have expressed objection to Duterte’s plan, saying capital... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Society Group Advances Points On Global Witness Bribery ReportLiberian government as detailed in the Global Witness latest report titled, 'Th
Civil Society Group Advances Points On Global Witness Bribery Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Liberian government as detailed in the Global Witness latest report titled, 'The Deceivers'. CWG is a network of local and international non-governmental organizations working on the Liberian extractives sector that seeks to influence pro-poor... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government-Renamo Commission Will Meet On Wednesdayof the National Defence and Security Council. The statement says that this will
Government-Renamo Commission Will Meet On Wednesday
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
of the National Defence and Security Council. The statement says that this will be the first meeting of “the joint commission to prepare terms of reference for the resumption of dialogue”. A dialogue between the government and Renamo took... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Branson says no to death penalty, urges new admin to think twiceHe further threatened that those convicted can be executed by hanging. Duterte’
Branson says no to death penalty, urges new admin to think twice
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
He further threatened that those convicted can be executed by hanging. Duterte’s pronouncements drew opposition from the Catholic Church, the Commission on Human Rights and even some lawmakers. Instead of executing criminals, Branson said they... Read more
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Orange County Register
Irvine honors 12 pillars of the communityMechanical and Aerospace Engineering profession. He holds five academic degrees
Irvine honors 12 pillars of the community
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering profession. He holds five academic degrees and has received 15 national and international scholarships and awards. He is also vice president and co-founder of the nonprofit Springs of Dreams, which is... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
Political - HeadlineForce reconnaissance flight over the Sea of Japan that triggered a Russian prot
Political - Headline
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 4 days ago
Force reconnaissance flight over the Sea of Japan that triggered a Russian protest was conducted safely and according to international law.More >> The U.S. says an Air Force reconnaissance flight over the Sea of Japan that triggered a Russian... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civilians Killed, Tortured in Western Regionno steps to investigate them or to prevent further abuses. However, in March,
Civilians Killed, Tortured in Western Region
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
no steps to investigate them or to prevent further abuses. However, in March, President Salva Kiir sent a fact-finding commission composed of high-ranking officials on a week-long mission to Wau. The commission met with victims and witnesses... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Philippine actress’s win at Cannes ‘providential’ for Duterte’s drug fightofficers in order to free their parents. It was the first acting honor for the
Philippine actress’s win at Cannes ‘providential’ for Duterte’s drug fight
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
officers in order to free their parents. It was the first acting honor for the Philippines at Cannes, and also the first international win for Jose. Mendoza, 55, won the Best Director award at Cannes in 2009 for “Kinatay”. Jose’s victory comes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ethnic Hostilities Blamed On Winner-Takes-All Systemof the country that voted for losing candidates feel alienated from central pow
Ethnic Hostilities Blamed On Winner-Takes-All System
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
of the country that voted for losing candidates feel alienated from central power," Bishop Cornelius Korir of the Eldoret Catholic Diocese said. Bishop Korir is currently involved in efforts to find an amicable solution to the stalemate over the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippine actress's win at Cannes 'providential' for Duterte's drug fightofficers in order to free their parents. It was the first acting honour for th
Philippine actress's win at Cannes 'providential' for Duterte's drug fight
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
officers in order to free their parents. It was the first acting honour for the Philippines at Cannes, and also the first international win for Jose. Mendoza, 55, won the Best Director award at Cannes in 2009 for "Kinatay". Jose's victory comes... Read more
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The China Post
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans loggingworld heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF,
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans logging
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
world heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the largescale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been declared... Read more
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Marshall Independent
May 23 Calendara.m., Marshall-Lyon County Library. 12:30-4:30 p.m., 1400 S. Saratoga, Marshal
May 23 Calendar
Marshall Independent / Posted 6 days ago
a.m., Marshall-Lyon County Library. 12:30-4:30 p.m., 1400 S. Saratoga, Marshall. Food donations accepted. Moms in Prayer International 1 p.m., Marshall Area YMCA youth room. 1 p.m., Hill Street Place, Marshall. 1 p.m., Adult Community... Read more
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Breitbart
Obama Appoints Transgender Person To Advisory Faith Council[TWEET] According to an interview with LGBT Religious Archives Network, Satin
Obama Appoints Transgender Person To Advisory Faith Council
Breitbart / Posted 6 days ago
[TWEET] According to an interview with LGBT Religious Archives Network, Satin was raised “as a boy” in a devout Catholic family and attended Catholic schools. Referring to his “masculine side” as “David,” Satin says that as a teen, he... Read more
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The Christian Post
Obama Heads to Vietnam, Japan; Is Religious Freedom on Agenda?afternoon for his first trip to Vietnam and Japan. As a goodwill gesture, Vietn
Obama Heads to Vietnam, Japan; Is Religious Freedom on Agenda?
The Christian Post / Posted 6 days ago
afternoon for his first trip to Vietnam and Japan. As a goodwill gesture, Vietnam's Communist government released a Catholic priest from prison, but the president agenda might press for the release of more political prisoners while making no... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forestand Russia. Photo: AP Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forest
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
and Russia. Photo: AP Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the large scale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been... Read more
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WA Today
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forestand Russia. Photo: AP Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forest
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
and Russia. Photo: AP Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the large scale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been... Read more
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The Age
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forestworld heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF,
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forest
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
world heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the large scale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forestworld heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF,
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forest
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
world heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the large scale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been... Read more
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Canberra Times
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forestand Russia. Photo: AP Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF
Logging to begin in last remaining European primeval forest
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
and Russia. Photo: AP Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the large scale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been... Read more
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The Advocate
S.T.A.R. rodeo highlights busy summer787-2419 or go to website: www.speckledtroutrodeo.com for complete details. Cl
S.T.A.R. rodeo highlights busy summer
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
787-2419 or go to website: www.speckledtroutrodeo.com for complete details. Close on the heels of S.T.A.R. is the annual Catholic High Fishing Rodeo set to run June 2-4 from Moran’s Marina off Port Fourchon Road. The Captains’ Party and... Read more
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PhysOrg
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans loggingworld heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF,
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans logging
PhysOrg / Posted 7 days ago
world heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the largescale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been declared... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans loggingworld heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF,
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans logging
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
world heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the largescale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been declared... Read more
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Salon.com
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans loggingworld heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF,
Fate of primeval forest in balance as Poland plans logging
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
world heritage site. Seven environmental groups, including Greenpeace and WWF, have lodged a complaint with the European Commission hoping to prevent the largescale felling of trees, which is due to begin within days. Bialowieza has been declared... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
NEWS BRIEFStreatment of the Little Sisters of the Poor “has shown a total misunderstanding
NEWS BRIEFS
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
treatment of the Little Sisters of the Poor “has shown a total misunderstanding of faith.” At the National Catholic Prayer Breakfast, Ryan criticized the accommodation the Obama administration offered the nuns and other faith-based... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Tributes for May 21Eaton Pioneer Society and Northern Colorado Swedish Heritage Society. Chuck als
Tributes for May 21
Greeley Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Eaton Pioneer Society and Northern Colorado Swedish Heritage Society. Chuck also served on Weld County Home Rule Charter Commission, Weld County Planning Commission, and he was elected Weld County commissioner, serving from 1980-84. Chuck was a... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Religious freedom in crisis around the worldbeen getting worse, not better. This is not happy news for me as I begin my se
Religious freedom in crisis around the world
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
been getting worse, not better. This is not happy news for me as I begin my second two-year term as a member of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, a bipartisan commission that reports on the state of religious freedom abroad... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Catholic Diocese has produced many deacons, but will there ever be women among them?to settle that question once and for all. Meeting with women religious May 12,
Allentown Catholic Diocese has produced many deacons, but will there ever be women among them?
The Morning Call / Posted 9 days ago
to settle that question once and for all. Meeting with women religious May 12, the pontiff said he would support having a commission explore whether women called "deaconesses" in the primitive church were ordained or simply served ministerial... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
It's time be honest about Pope Francis and womenwomen deacons, I believe I may have found my answer. The glimmer of hope came,
It's time be honest about Pope Francis and women
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
women deacons, I believe I may have found my answer. The glimmer of hope came, of course, when Francis agreed to launch a commission to study the role of women deacons in the early church. The idea of a commission was suggested to the pope by a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Religion News: Pope Francis open to women being ordained as deaconsopen to women being ordained as deacons Posted May. 19, 2016 at 1:01 AM WEEK
Religion News: Pope Francis open to women being ordained as deacons
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
open to women being ordained as deacons Posted May. 19, 2016 at 1:01 AM WEEK IN RELIGIONPope Francis caused a stir in the Catholic church last week when he agreed to explore the idea of ordaining women as deacons during a chat with hundreds of... Read more
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The Star
Religion News: Pope Francis open to women being ordained as deaconsMay. 19, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted May. 19, 2016 at 2:01 AM WEEK IN RELIGIONPope
Religion News: Pope Francis open to women being ordained as deacons
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
May. 19, 2016 at 2:01 AM Posted May. 19, 2016 at 2:01 AM WEEK IN RELIGIONPope Francis caused a stir in the Catholic church last week when he agreed to explore the idea of ordaining women as deacons during a chat with hundreds of... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
People, Places and Thingsat the Birmingham Museum of Art (BMA), 7 – 8 p.m. with New York based photograp
People, Places and Things
The Birmingham Times / Posted 9 days ago
at the Birmingham Museum of Art (BMA), 7 – 8 p.m. with New York based photographer Leslie Hewitt’s work that has received international praise. ART ON THE ROCKS 2016 – The Birmingham Museum of Art is once again bringing the Art on the Rocks for... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Religion News: Pope Francis open to women being ordained as deaconsopen to women being ordained as deacons Posted May. 19, 2016 at 2:01 AM WEEK
Religion News: Pope Francis open to women being ordained as deacons
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
open to women being ordained as deacons Posted May. 19, 2016 at 2:01 AM WEEK IN RELIGIONPope Francis caused a stir in the Catholic church last week when he agreed to explore the idea of ordaining women as deacons during a chat with hundreds of... Read more
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Deseret News
Top nun pushes for greater role for Catholic womenVATICAN CITY— Catholic sisters globally would be better-equipped to carry out t
Top nun pushes for greater role for Catholic women
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
VATICAN CITY— Catholic sisters globally would be better-equipped to carry out their work if they could become deacons, the head of a global network of nuns has said, an important marker in the sharp debate over women deacons that Pope Francis opened... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Last stand for Europe's remaining ancient forest as loggers prepare to move inmade up of cyclists and vegetarians, who only use renewable energy and who batt
Last stand for Europe's remaining ancient forest as loggers prepare to move in
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
made up of cyclists and vegetarians, who only use renewable energy and who battle all signs of religion.” Sections of the Catholic and Orthodox churches have played a partisan role in the debate, with a passage from Genesis - “be fruitful, and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
What difference would women deacons make?that anymore. Well, not exactly. Women deacons did a lot of other things. For
What difference would women deacons make?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
that anymore. Well, not exactly. Women deacons did a lot of other things. For example, at an audience with members of the International Union of Superiors General after their recent meeting, Pope Francis recalled an interesting early diaconal... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Bloody anti-crime purge may haunt next Philippine presidentpurge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories o
Bloody anti-crime purge may haunt next Philippine president
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 10 days ago
purge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories of that violence flashed back in the Roman Catholic priest's mind when the tough-talking mayor triumphed in last week's presidential election on a pledge to replicate... Read more
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CTV News
Anti-crime purge may haunt next Philippine president: criticspurge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories o
Anti-crime purge may haunt next Philippine president: critics
CTV News / Posted 11 days ago
purge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories of that violence flashed back in the Roman Catholic priest's mind when the tough-talking mayor triumphed in last week's presidential election on a pledge to replicate... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Bloody anti-crime purge may haunt Duterte as presidentpurge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories o
Bloody anti-crime purge may haunt Duterte as president
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
purge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories of that violence flashed back in the Roman Catholic priest's mind when the tough-talking mayor triumphed in last week's presidential election on a pledge to replicate... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bloody anti-crime purge may haunt next Philippine presidentpurge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories o
Bloody anti-crime purge may haunt next Philippine president
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
purge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories of that violence flashed back in the Roman Catholic priest's mind when the tough-talking mayor triumphed in last week's presidential election on a pledge to replicate... Read more
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ABC News
Bloody Anti-Crime Purge May Haunt Next Philippine Presidentpurge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories o
Bloody Anti-Crime Purge May Haunt Next Philippine President
ABC News / Posted 11 days ago
purge some believed was secretly run by its mayor, Rodrigo Duterte. Memories of that violence flashed back in the Roman Catholic priest's mind when the tough-talking mayor triumphed in last week's presidential election on a pledge to replicate... Read more
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Deseret News
3 ways Pope Francis' opening on women deacons can change Catholicismsaid women could be ordained deacons or that this could lead to ordaining women
3 ways Pope Francis' opening on women deacons can change Catholicism
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
said women could be ordained deacons or that this could lead to ordaining women as priests. He simply agreed to set up a commission to find better answers to what has been a long-standing and important question for theologians, scholars and... Read more
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