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"Free Trade" and the Consequences of Neoliberal Globalization.

Thanks to the office of Senator Elizabeth Warren for documenting some of the blatant failures of U.S. trade policy in recent decades. Understanding the history of this issue is necessary when attempting to deal with the present dismal state of U.S. 183 more words

Politics

Defamation of the Infamous

If you weren’t under a rock during the presidential elections that took place two months ago, then you can easily understand exactly why Elder Godsday Peter Orubebe is an infamous man. 393 more words

Contemporary Issues

When others fight for us

If any more confirmation was needed of what was a long open secret, President-elect Muhammadu Buhari confirmed it when he expressed objections to the use of South African mercenaries by the Nigerian armed forces in the war against… 359 more words

Contemporary Issues

Tensions Flare in Puerto Rico's Debt Battle

Disgruntled students from the University of Puerto Rico took to the streets of San Juan last Wednesday to protest a government plan to slash their school’s funding by some $166 million. 499 more words

Politics

Xenophobia: Leaders' role and possible legal consequences

“Let us pop our head lice. We must remove ticks and place them outside in the sun. We ask foreign nationals to pack their belongings and be sent back,” 312 more words

Contemporary Issues

'Living Well with Dementia' ~ Conference hosted by Saint Luke's Home Education Centre in Cork

More than 300 delegates from all over Ireland attended the ‘Living Well with Dementia’ conference organised by St. Luke’s Home Education Centre in Cork.  Welcoming the assembly of participants, including nurses, care assistants and consultants, the Chairman of the Board of Directors, Dr Paul Colton, said that the principle which should underpin our caring for others is compassion and we should care for others as we would wish to be cared for ourselves. 434 more words

Diocese

The Case for a Creator

The Case for a Creator: A Journalist Investigates Scientific Evidence that Points Toward God

by Lee Strobel

Christian Theology