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The Vatican and the United Nations aren’t always in agreement, but one of the topics on which they do agree is opposition to the legalization of drugs. Last Tuesday the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), an independent quasi-judicial body that oversees the implementation of the conventions of the Unite...read more
Articles from section "Politics and Law"
Catholic author and journalist John L. Allen, Jr., gave testimony Tuesday before the HouseSubcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations, on why …read more
A much debated measure that would to extend euthanasia to children is set to go up to a vote on February 13th in Brussels. If passed, the bill would authorize the killing of minors, with no …read more
Auxiliary Bishop Eusebio Elizondo of Seattle says principles on immigration from the House of Representatives is encouraging, even though not all of the elements are positive. Bishop …read more
The protection of life is a story of lights and shadows in Europe. If on one hand countries like France are now extending the right to abortion, others, like Spain, are working to limit it. …read more
Officials of the US episcopal conference noted both gladness and regret in their response to an agreement from the Farm Bill Conference Committee. The chairmen of the U.S. Conference of …read more