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The ratio of female to male infants continues to decline in India and a recent report by the United Nations warned that urgent action is needed to reverse the trend. The report, “‘Sex Ratios and Gender Biased Sex Selection: History, Debates and Future Directions,” was published by the organization UN Women. T...read more
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Tuesday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time Year Two Amos 3:1-8; 4:11-12 Psalm 5:4b-6a, 6b-7, 8 Matthew 8:23-27 In the first reading, the prophet Amos continues to relate God's judgment …read more
People should not be treated as pawns on the chessboard of humanity, said Pope Francis last year in a message published August 5 on the theme of refugees. Unfortunately this is what so often …read more
"You have to be crazy to be a goalkeeper". This popular saying in football has often been associated with the fate of many goalies. After all, it is not easy to play in a position that …read more
Some laws are just and others are not, but how do we determine the difference? In her latest book Sheila Liaugminas outlines what she upholds as the first principles that should guide us. The …read more
Pope Benedict XVI was well known for his interest in ecological matters and a new anthology of his statements on this subject provides some interesting insights. “The Garden of God: Toward a …read more