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Sr. Stella Matutina Has Dedicated Her Life Against Mining Threats in Local Villages of Mindanao
A Benedictine nun has been selected as the winner of the 2015 Human Rights Prize by the city of Weimar, Germany. Sister Stella Matutina was chosen for her anti-mining activities in the southern Filipino region of Mindanao. In an interview with UCANews, Sr. Matutina reaffirmed her dedication to the cause of the p...read more
Articles from section "Politics and Law"
The judges of Pakistan’s Supreme Court have suspended the death sentence of a Pakistani Christian mother accused of blasphemy. According to Fides News Agency, the judges in Lahore declared …read more
Legal Organization Calls for Justice in Asia Bibi's Blasphemy Case
Pakistan's highest court is set to hear the appeal of Asia Bibi, who is facing a death sentence for blasphemy. According to the American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), the appeal hearing …read more
The U.S. Supreme Court heard oral arguments Tuesday on the constitutionality of states defining and recognizing marriage as the union of one man and one woman. Commenting on the oral …read more
Archbishop Anthony Fisher, O.P. of Sydney denounced the execution of two Australian citizens in Indonesia who were part of a drug ring. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, were part of the “ …read more
The leader of the US bishops addressed thousands gathered in Washington on Saturday for the March for Marriage. Archbishop Joseph Kurtz of Louisville told the marchers that marriage,"like the …read more