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The Memorial Day Message That Is Missing

Diane Husic | Posted 05.25.2016 | World
Diane Husic

Perhaps if the U.S. started exerting leadership in addressing climate change, and thus, working to lessen the chances for additional future conflict in the world, I would feel better listening to the all the messages -- especially from politicians -- honoring the dead over this holiday weekend.

Vatican, UN Team Up On Climate Change In Lead Up To Pope's Encyclical

Reuters | Philip Pullella | Posted 06.28.2015 | Religion

The Vatican and the United Nations teamed up to warn the world of the effects of climate change on Tuesday, coming down firmly against skeptics who...

Mother & Child Plant PEACE in the Holy Land

Roots of Peace | Posted 11.19.2013 | Impact
Roots of Peace

2013-09-23-EntChallenge.jpgDaniel Yuval, age 11, took a trip to Northern Israel to enjoy the rare sight of snow in Israel. Little did they know that a trip of joy would turn into a nightmare.

The Conclave

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 05.12.2013 | World
Joe Peyronnin

As Roman Catholic cardinals gather in the magnificent Sistine Chapel to select a new pope, their conclave is at a critical crossroads. Will the cardinals vote for a pope who can re-energize the faithful, and restore the trust that has been missing for millions of lapsed Catholics?

Contender For Pope Suggests Gay Priests To Blame For Church's Sex Abuse Scandal

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Cardinal Peter Turkson of Ghana, a frontrunner to succeed Pope Benedict XVI, has suggested that gay priests are, in part, to blame for the sex abuse s...

Possible Pope Successor Has Defended Anti-Gay Legislation

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

One of the frontrunners to succeed Pope Benedict XVI has defended anti-gay legislation like Uganda's so-called "Kill the Gays" bill. GayStarNews no...