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Workplace Culture Driving Unpaid Rampant Overtime in Australia, Experts Say

Last edited 21st February 2017

Do you get to work early, stay back late, or put in extra hours at home?


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Urgent Appeal Project Isiolo

Last edited 10th February 2017

Over 60,000 people in Isiolo County are in urgent need of aid due to the persistent drought. This is an urgent appeal for MaterCare International’s hospital in Isiolo, Kenya affected by the drought which has left many families in danger of dying of hunger.


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Doctor Cleared after Having Family 'Hold Down' Patient During Euthanasia

Last edited 2nd February 2017

Amsterdam, Netherlands, Feb 2, 2017 / 08:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- A Dutch doctor who drugged an elderly woman and had her restrained as she fought lethal injection has been cleared by a review panel for “acting in good faith.”


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The Mother Teresa of Africa: Sr. Rosemary Nyirumbe

Last edited 22nd January 2017

She proudly shows the bags girls and women have made by hand in order to pull themselves out of the clutches of the war in Uganda: about 2,000 women in total.


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What Do You Say To a Homeless Person? Advice from Catholic Urban Missionaries

Last edited 28th November 2016

It’s a common sight at a city intersection. A man or a woman holds a cardboard sign: “Homeless, Hungry. Please Give. Anything Helps.”


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Here’s What You Can Do When Someone Asks You for Money: 8 Practical Tips

Last edited 7th September 2016

As I stepped out onto the sidewalk, there was a man hurriedly digging around in his pocket. Before I could turn and head down the street, he pulled out a small paper cup, which was crinkled as though it was something he used quite often. He smiled, but not with confidence or eye contact – he stared down at the ground shamefully, said a few words in Italian, and extended the cup towards me. I knew he was asking for money, but I said “No, I’m sorry” and kept walking.


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Migrants and Refugees Challenge us to Enact a Culture of Encounter, Welcome and Acceptance, says Bishop Long

Last edited 26th August 2016

Migrants and Refugees challenge us to enact a culture of encounter, welcome and acceptance, says Bishop Long.


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“Let’s Be One” – WYD Pilgrims Write 3,000 Postcards for The Young People of The Church in Need

Last edited 19th August 2016

The Catholic charity Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) is taking stock of its campaign “Let’s be One,” launched at the World Youth Day (WYD) in Cracow from 26th to 31st July 2016. The aim of the campaign was to raise awareness of the situation of those young Christians who couldn’t attend WYD in Cracow. The campaign was very successful. 3,000 postcards were sent in 23 languages by those at the WYD to other young people in 100 different countries, especially those suffering persecution or war.


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The Story of A Holocaust Survivor Who Encountered Pope Francis

Last edited 2nd August 2016

A survivor of the Auschwitz concentration camp welcomed Pope Francis’ Friday visit and asked the world to remember the suffering that took place there.


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Miami Police Shoot Black Man with his Hands up Trying to Help Autistic Patient

Last edited 21st July 2016

Charles Kinsey was trying to retrieve a young autistic man who had wandered away from an assisted living facility and was blocking traffic when Kinsey was shot by a North Miami police officer.


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