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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 third annual March for Marriage will be held Saturday in Washington, D.C., just three days before the US Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on same-sex "marriage." Papal nuncio to the …read more
The European Parliament urged Turkey on Wednesday to recognize that the slaughter of Armenians during World War I, carried out by the Ottoman army, was a genocide. All the political groups of …read more
Violent conflicts in Syria, Iraq, the Holy Land, Libya, Nigeria and Kenya exemplify why Congress should support a bill that would advance international religious freedom, said the bishop who …read more
Two pieces of legislation amount to a step in the right direction toward meaningful criminal justice reform, said the bishop who chairs the Domestic Justice and Human Development Committee of …read more
After the suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing was found guilty last week, the Massachusetts Catholic Conference released a statement opposing the death penalty for the defendant. Dzhokhar …read more