International Business Times AU Pope Francis Mulls Lifting Holy Communion Ban on Divorcees, Feared to Split ... International Business Times AU Drumbeating for Pope Francis' first synod or meeting of bishops on Oct 1 is already getting controversial.
This post was written by Chanchala Gunewardena, (Clark University 2011), Summer 2010 intern in WITNESS’ Communications department.
Last Thursday, WITNESS was invited to The Paley Center for Media for a screening of a special segment of NBC’s Dateline, titled America Now: Children of the Harvest. This piece, a follow up to a 1998 Emmy Award winning report on migrant farm workers and their families, attempts to see, what has developed and changed in the lives of a particulargroup of people twelve years on. More specifically however, it is focused on the issue of child labor, as migrant families who work in the agricultural sector tend to be assisted in their work by their whole family, including children under the legal working age (for this specific sector) of twelve.
Parents should combine love with discipline, Bible says STLtoday.com The Post-Dispatch article "The line between discipline and abuse" (Sept. 16) quoted a clinical psychologist assuring us that "Spanking doesn't work." So that's it?
The Guardian Ian Paisley | Northern Ireland leader, 88 Philly.com Ian Paisley, 88, a Protestant minister and political agitator in Northern Ireland whose incendiary rhetoric stoked anti-Catholic violence for decades and who made a stunning...
Daily Mail These Photos of a Volcanic Eruption in Papua New Guinea Show Us What ... RYOT We've been hearing a lot about volcanoes erupting in Iceland and in Papua New Guinea. But what about in the U.S.?
17500Lakshmi Shankar (born 1926) is a Hindustani classical vocalist of the Patiala Gharana, and is one of the foremost and well-known vocalists of India. She is known for her performances of khyal, thumri, and bhajans.
Facebook, Google (YouTube, Google+), Twitter, LinkedIn and Yahoo (Tumblr) are the biggest players in social media – collectively, their platforms are used by billions of people around the world, and these organisations have a combined market value of hundreds of billions of dollars.
Business Insider Pet animals become victims of Ebola scare in Ivory Coast Business Insider Abidjan (AFP) - From monkeys to big cats, people in Ivory Coast like to keep wild animals as pets but are now rethinking the custom with the deadly Ebola...
Guinea Said in Talks on $14 Billion Bauxite Mine Forsaken by BHP Bloomberg China's Shandong Xinfa Aluminum & Electricity Group is in talks with Guinea to invest $14 billion in a bauxite project abandoned by BHP Billiton Ltd.
M. Philip Oliver's insight:
French/ Dutch/ Indonesian "Guinea"?? Do The natives benefit?
Children of nuclear guinea pigs demand compensation 3News NZ The UK's nuclear arsenal was developed as a result of experimental explosions, and 22,000 service personnel were used as guinea pigs – standing in line as bombs many times the power of...