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Parents Object to North Carolina School's Assembly on Human Sexuality
Last edited 7th April 2014

Hundreds of parents packed the gym of Charlotte Catholic High School late April 2 to criticize a recent student assembly on human sexuality and the school leaders who arranged it.

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Religious Freedom and Same-Sex 'Marriage'
Last edited 6th April 2014

On Thursday, Brendan Eich, co-founder of Mozilla, the organization that runs the Firefox browser, was forced to step down from his newly appointed role as chief executive. His crime: some years ago he gave $1,000 to support Proposition 8 in California, which sought to keep the state from recognizing same-sex marriage.


Mozilla CEO Steps Down Over His Support for Marriage
Last edited 4th April 2014

The CEO of Mozilla, the company that produces the Firefox internet browser, has stepped down after activists created a national backlash over his support for marriage.

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Pope Francis to Rwandan Bishops: Be Instruments of Reconciliation
Last edited 3rd April 2014

Pope Francis received the bishops of Rwanda on Thursday, during the course of their ad limina visits. In remarks prepared for the occasion and delivered to the bishops during the audience in the Vatican, the Holy Father recalled the genocide in the country, the 20th anniversary of the beginning of which is to be marked in a few days’ time.

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IFAD President on the scandal of food waste
Last edited 3rd April 2014

(Vatican Radio) 2014 marks the United Nations International Year of Family Farming. The aim of the year is to recognize the importance of family farming in reducing poverty and improving global food security.

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Pope to meet with Britain's Queen Elizabeth in the Vatican
Last edited 3rd April 2014

(Vatican Radio) Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II will meet with Pope Francis at a private audience in the Vatican on Thursday afternoon. The Queen, who’ll be accompanied by her husband, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, will also have a private encounter with Italian President Giorgio Napolitano during the one day visit to Rome.

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Nigerian cardinal criticizes role of sharia, says Muslim leaders must ‘rein in their mad dogs’
Last edited 3rd April 2014

Nigeria’s leading prelate has briefed the German Bishops’ Conference on religion and violence in Nigeria, particularly the violence committed by members of the Islamist terrorist movement Boko Haram.

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Chileans Return to Homes after Huge Quake
Last edited 2nd April 2014

Chileans are returning home after spending the night in the hills after a massive earthquake. President Michelle Bachelet has declared parts of northern Chile hit by an 8.2 magnitude earthquake to be disaster zones.


Sister Jane Dominic Laurel Causes a Stir at a Catholic High School for Preaching the Catholic Faith
Last edited 2nd April 2014

Charlotte Catholic High School has invited parents to a meeting Wednesday 2nd of April to air concerns many of them – and their kids – had about a recent speaker’s comments about homosexuality, divorce and single parents.

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Racism warning issued on Harmony Day
Last edited 2nd April 2014

Australian children from Muslim, Greek, Catholic, Jewish, Armenian, Anglican and Indigenous backgrounds are hanging out together to help stamp out racism.

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