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CBC.ca
Philippines begins a promised crackdown on criminalsoff-the-cuff remarks. He called the Pope a "son of a whore" for snarling traffi
Philippines begins a promised crackdown on criminals
CBC.ca / Posted 16 hours ago
off-the-cuff remarks. He called the Pope a "son of a whore" for snarling traffic during his visit to this overwhelmingly Catholic country, joked about raping an Australian missionary, and said it was acceptable to assassinate journalists if you... Read more
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The New Statesman
SRSLY #49: The Great British Sewing Bee, The Essex Serpent, The Lady Vanishesthe classic way, became “a wise­acre, a joker, just as a means of getting atten
SRSLY #49: The Great British Sewing Bee, The Essex Serpent, The Lady Vanishes
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
the classic way, became “a wise­acre, a joker, just as a means of getting attention”. Their street exemplified the “heavy Catholic breeding” of the time: their neighbour on one side had seven children and the other four, so between the three... Read more
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The Manila Times
Did Aquino coddle and protect drug lords?really afflicts mostly the poor, indeed has reached horrific proportions. So mu
Did Aquino coddle and protect drug lords?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
really afflicts mostly the poor, indeed has reached horrific proportions. So much so that many sectors of this purportedly Catholic nation are now reviving the call for the death penalty. Such scale of the illegal-drug and crime menace couldn’t... Read more
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The Christian Post
'An Ominous Sign': Supreme Court Rejects Washington Pharmacists' Religious Liberty Complaintahead, those who value religious freedom have cause for great concern." In 200
'An Ominous Sign': Supreme Court Rejects Washington Pharmacists' Religious Liberty Complaint
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
ahead, those who value religious freedom have cause for great concern." In 2007, the Washington Pharmacy Quality Assurance Commission unanimously adopted two administrative rules, the "Pharmacist Responsibility Rule" and the "Delivery Rule." The... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Brexit vote concerns European church leaders that unity may be fracturedEuropean Catholic leaders expressed concern that the decision by United Kingdom
Brexit vote concerns European church leaders that unity may be fractured
National Catholic Reporter / Posted yesterday
European Catholic leaders expressed concern that the decision by United Kingdom voters to leave the European Union threatened unity across the continent, but they also cautioned the EU bloc to rethink its values and priorities. The concerns arose... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Germany Returned Nazi-Looted Art to the Nazis who Looted Itfamilies who stole it rather than to the families from whom it had been taken,
Germany Returned Nazi-Looted Art to the Nazis who Looted It
The Jewish Press / Posted yesterday
families who stole it rather than to the families from whom it had been taken, according to a report by the London-based Commission for Looted Art in Europe (CLAE), which says it has recently discovered this remarkable scandal that has been... Read more
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KECI Missoula
June 28director L. Paul Bremer is seen signing the sovereignty document in Baghdad. 2
June 28
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
director L. Paul Bremer is seen signing the sovereignty document in Baghdad. 2001: Slobodan Milo?evic is deported to International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands, to stand trial for war crimes and crimes... Read more
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The New Statesman
Kevin Barry’s chaotic journey from “stoner entrepreneur” to Ireland’s most unpredictable novelistthe classic way, became “a wise­acre, a joker, just as a means of getting atten
Kevin Barry’s chaotic journey from “stoner entrepreneur” to Ireland’s most unpredictable novelist
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
the classic way, became “a wise­acre, a joker, just as a means of getting attention”. Their street exemplified the “heavy Catholic breeding” of the time: their neighbour on one side had seven children and the other four, so between the three... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Brexit won’t affect OFWs – UK envoypassports and any other type of border control documents at their mutual border
Brexit won’t affect OFWs – UK envoy
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
passports and any other type of border control documents at their mutual borders. It functions as a single country for international travel purposes, with a common visa policy. The UK negotiated opt-outs from Schengen. Headlines ( Article... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Twenty Five More Exitsall over the world are frantically looking around to execute an exit, with or w
Twenty Five More Exits
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
all over the world are frantically looking around to execute an exit, with or without a referendum, from certain moribund international institutions. The Brits, who seventy short years ago ruled over an empire that covered one quarter of the... Read more
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Rappler
Pride March 2016: 'Golden Gays' looking for a homehis specialties which include kare-kare and lengua. In 2014, he found out abou
Pride March 2016: 'Golden Gays' looking for a home
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
his specialties which include kare-kare and lengua. In 2014, he found out about the HGG from the Members Church of God International (MCGI), the religious group he currently belongs to. But before joining the MCGI, he has been a part of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Monday, June 27, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Teen girl indecently assaultedthe first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Teen girl indecently assaulted
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
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The Border Mail
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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Illawarra Mercury
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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The Courier
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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Northern Daily Leader
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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The Young Witness
THE DAILY BUZZ | Teen girl indecently assaultedthe first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
THE DAILY BUZZ | Teen girl indecently assaulted
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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Western Advocate
Teen girl indecently assaultedthe first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Teen girl indecently assaulted
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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Manning River Times
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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Goondiwindi Argus
Monday, June 27, 2016the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on
Monday, June 27, 2016
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
the first time since losing three-quarters of his left thigh at Bombo Beach on March 30. Francis Sullivan, the CEO of the Catholic Church's Truth Justice and Healing Council, will answer questions in Bendigo on Monday night. ►BENDIGO:The Catholic... Read more
10 related stories
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National Catholic Reporter
Francis: Christians must apologize to gay people for marginalizing themThe Catholic church and other Christian communities must apologize to gay peopl
Francis: Christians must apologize to gay people for marginalizing them
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
The Catholic church and other Christian communities must apologize to gay people and to many groups they have let down or offended throughout history, Pope Francis has said. In a press conference Sunday on the flight back to Rome after his weekend... Read more
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The Washington Times
Pope Francis moving to revise catechism to absolutely forbid death penaltyPope Francis, who personally opposes capital punishment in any instance, has ta
Pope Francis moving to revise catechism to absolutely forbid death penalty
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
Pope Francis, who personally opposes capital punishment in any instance, has taken steps to change the Catechism of the Catholic Church’s teaching on the death penalty, likely leading to an absolute prohibition on capital punishment in Church... Read more
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Zero Hedge
America’s One-Party Governmentknow that the former owner and still top executive at Huffington Post is a life
America’s One-Party Government
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
know that the former owner and still top executive at Huffington Post is a lifelong social climber who places in charge of international reporting a group of anti-Russian aristocrats, the Berggruen Foundation, and who got her own big breaks by... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rethinking Nigeria's National Securitythe beheading by ISIS and their murderous assaults in Paris, and the Al Shabaab
Rethinking Nigeria's National Security
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
the beheading by ISIS and their murderous assaults in Paris, and the Al Shabaab slaughters in Kenya, have compelled the international community and Nigeria in particular, to rethink national security. The summit which had as its theme,... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Church leaders join anti-Mugabe drivemisrule and corruption. “Taneta (We are tired),” said Tudor Bismack to a cheer
Church leaders join anti-Mugabe drive
New Zimbabwe / Posted 8 days ago
misrule and corruption. “Taneta (We are tired),” said Tudor Bismack to a cheering congregation at his Jabula New Life International Ministries last month. The sermon, in which Bismark laments deepening corruption and alleged bad governance... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Renew efforts to build peace, help refugees, pope saysaccompanied nine refugees -- six adults and three children -- from Athens to Ro
Renew efforts to build peace, help refugees, pope says
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
accompanied nine refugees -- six adults and three children -- from Athens to Rome June 16. The community of Sant'Egidio, a Catholic lay organization, was arranging their housing. The Syrian citizens, including two Christians, had been living in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Marks World Refugee Dayone of the most liberal asylum seeker management regimes in Africa. Speaking a
SA Marks World Refugee Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
one of the most liberal asylum seeker management regimes in Africa. Speaking at an event to mark World Refugee Day at the Catholic Archdiocese in Johannesburg earlier on Monday, Minister Gigaba said South Africa's commitment to help refugees is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Comments Sought On Plan to End Racismprovides the basis for a public policy against racial discrimination that will
Comments Sought On Plan to End Racism
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
provides the basis for a public policy against racial discrimination that will assist in giving effect to South Africa's international human rights obligations. It is also envisaged that the NAP will provide for specific outcomes and a technical... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Malusi Gigaba - World Refugee Dayby the Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba MP, at the Department of Home Af
Minister Malusi Gigaba - World Refugee Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
by the Minister of Home Affairs, Malusi Gigaba MP, at the Department of Home Affairs World Refugee Day event at the Catholic Archdiocese of Johannesburg The UN High Commission for Refugees Regional Representative, We gather today to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Queensland’s most inspirationalfor business and became one of the first millionaires in Australian history. He
Queensland’s most inspirational
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
for business and became one of the first millionaires in Australian history. He was born in Ireland in 1860 and supported Catholic schools and the University of Queensland with his name on its law school as the founding benefactor. He served on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Will Go Ahead - With or Without NDC - IEAof Ghana said. The 10-member Committee is headed by Justice Professor Akua Kue
We Will Go Ahead - With or Without NDC - IEA
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
of Ghana said. The 10-member Committee is headed by Justice Professor Akua Kuenyehia, a former First Vice President of the International Criminal Court (ICC). Other members are Most Reverend Joseph Osei Bonsu, President of the Catholic Bishops... Read more
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The Irish Times
Emer O’Toole: What can we expect of Enda Kenny’s abortion convention?people think, but, rather, in telling people what to think. Regardless of what
Emer O’Toole: What can we expect of Enda Kenny’s abortion convention?
The Irish Times / Posted 9 days ago
people think, but, rather, in telling people what to think. Regardless of what the majority of Irish people believe, the Catholic moralising of Iona and the Life House will be trotted out in the name of balance, as though these opinions are... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The great names who’ve shaped our stateCrisp. She was denied a bank loan as a widow following Patrick’s death but loca
The great names who’ve shaped our state
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Crisp. She was denied a bank loan as a widow following Patrick’s death but local farmers, who had been recipients of her Catholic generosity, helped her. The company under the leadership of her son Thomas, pioneered hot bread shops and in-store... Read more
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New Kerala
Pak's National Action Plan as counter-productive as blasphemy law? - newkerala.com #78743was seditious and treasonous and thus could incite violence. Following the arr
Pak's National Action Plan as counter-productive as blasphemy law? - newkerala.com #78743
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
was seditious and treasonous and thus could incite violence. Following the arrest, Robert P George, Chairman of the US Commission on International Religious Freedom, condemned the action. ".. the country (Pakistan) uses anti-terrorism laws as... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Will Orthodoxy's historic council achieve results after church walkouts?charity and generosity." Plans for the Council, which will debate Orthodox doc
Will Orthodoxy's historic council achieve results after church walkouts?
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 12 days ago
charity and generosity." Plans for the Council, which will debate Orthodox doctrine from June 19-26, as well as ties with Catholics and other Christian churches, were first laid in 1901 by Ecumenical Patriarch Joachim III. Its venue was switched... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Millions of Malawians Hungry As Food Crisis Deepensrendered to him and the rest of fellow community members by the development arm
Millions of Malawians Hungry As Food Crisis Deepens
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
rendered to him and the rest of fellow community members by the development arm of the Episcopal Conference of Malawi's Catholic Development Commission in Malawi (CADECOM) - Caritas Malawi and like-minded organizations. "It is so terrible this... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
John C. Whitaker, who served as aide to President Nixon, diesthe U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, was a field geologist with Standard Oil o
John C. Whitaker, who served as aide to President Nixon, dies
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
the U.S. Geological Survey in Alaska, was a field geologist with Standard Oil of California and later a vice president of International Aero Service Corp. In that capacity he did aerial photography and airborne geophysical surveys in developing... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Anti-doping whistleblowers risk livelihoods, well-beingmonths from now. The IAAF Council will vote Friday in Vienna on whether to rein
Anti-doping whistleblowers risk livelihoods, well-being
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 14 days ago
months from now. The IAAF Council will vote Friday in Vienna on whether to reinstate the Russian track federation, and the International Olympic Committee meets June 21 to discuss athlete eligibility. The risks the couple took represent an extreme... Read more
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The Christian Post
Robert P. George on Orlando Massacre, Richard Dawkins' Kids and Religious Freedomlike Sunday's massacre in Orlando show the need for limits on religious freedom
Robert P. George on Orlando Massacre, Richard Dawkins' Kids and Religious Freedom
The Christian Post / Posted 14 days ago
like Sunday's massacre in Orlando show the need for limits on religious freedom. George, the former chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, participated in a panel discussion on the history of religious toleration and... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
European bishops urge expansion of EU role in peacebuildingA commission of Catholic bishops has called on the European Union to more activ
European bishops urge expansion of EU role in peacebuilding
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
A commission of Catholic bishops has called on the European Union to more actively promote peace and reconciliation to ease tensions and conflicts on country borders. "European integration is based on values rooted mainly in Christian inspiration... Read more
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ESPN
Anti-doping whistleblowers risk livelihoods, well-beingmonths from now. The IAAF Council will vote Friday in Vienna on whether to rein
Anti-doping whistleblowers risk livelihoods, well-being
ESPN / Posted 14 days ago
months from now. The IAAF Council will vote Friday in Vienna on whether to reinstate the Russian track federation, and the International Olympic Committee meets June 21 to discuss athlete eligibility. The risks the couple took represent an extreme... Read more
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The Manila Times
The country according to Dutertewho love a thrashing in bed—Duterte and Davao City style. Go to Hell – for eve
The country according to Duterte
The Manila Times / Posted 14 days ago
who love a thrashing in bed—Duterte and Davao City style. Go to Hell – for everyone who does not agree with him from the Catholic bishops to the Philippine media to the United Nations. Courage means – inability to get out of your house without a... Read more
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Minda News
NOTES FROM FR. JOEL: President Duterte Designates Prof. Jose David Lapuz CHED ChairLapuz, long-time professor of political science and of the life and works of Jo
NOTES FROM FR. JOEL: President Duterte Designates Prof. Jose David Lapuz CHED Chair
Minda News / Posted 15 days ago
Lapuz, long-time professor of political science and of the life and works of Jose Rizal at the Lyceum of the Philippines, Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Chair. To the professor’s self-deprecating query, “Are you really nominating me CHED... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Special Report - How the Onitsha Massacre of Pro-Biafra Supporters Was Coordinated - SSS Operativesame whistleblower had reached out and provided vital information to two human
Special Report - How the Onitsha Massacre of Pro-Biafra Supporters Was Coordinated - SSS Operative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
same whistleblower had reached out and provided vital information to two human rights organization, the Amnesty International and the Intersociety for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law. Blowing the whistle The operative, who was part of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mugabe's Gukurahundi Threats Revealingreports, Mugabe went on: "Dissidents tried it and you know what happened". Wha
Mugabe's Gukurahundi Threats Revealing
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
reports, Mugabe went on: "Dissidents tried it and you know what happened". What happened is summarised by a report by the Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace (CCJP), and the Legal Resources Foundation of Zimbabwe (LRFZ) when they state that:... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Special Report - How the Onitsha Massacre of Pro-Biafra Supporters Was Coordinated - SSS Operativesame whistleblower had reached out and provided vital information to two human
Special Report - How the Onitsha Massacre of Pro-Biafra Supporters Was Coordinated - SSS Operative
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
same whistleblower had reached out and provided vital information to two human rights organization, the Amnesty International and the Intersociety for Civil Liberties & Rule of Law. Blowing the whistle The operative, who was part of... Read more
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Ekklesia
WCC delegation visits UkraineTveit. On this most recent occasion, the delegation consisted of two represent
WCC delegation visits Ukraine
Ekklesia / Posted 16 days ago
Tveit. On this most recent occasion, the delegation consisted of two representatives: Peter Prove, WCC director of the Commission of the Churches for International Affairs, and the Rev Daniel Buda, executive secretary of the WCC Faith and Order... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pope Francis Endorses Tough Measures Against Clerical Child Abusescourge of pedophilia. The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child reminded th
Pope Francis Endorses Tough Measures Against Clerical Child Abuse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
scourge of pedophilia. The UN Committee on the Rights of the Child reminded the Holy See (known as the Vatican) its international obligation which stems from the ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child as the Government of... Read more
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