- May 15, 2021
Faced with a covert warning from the government about interfering in the political arena, the archdiocese of Mexico City released a statement defending its rights to speak out on public issues.
State elections in India have offered a “fresh lease of life” to the country’s multi-party system, according to a leading Catholic commentator.
Scotland’s bishops are urging voters to consider ongoing efforts to legalize assisted suicide when the vote in elections for the Scottish parliament on May 6.
A trio of elections along South America’s Pacific Coast on April 11 could define how countries are governed, including church-state relationships, after several years of upheaval.
After 36 years in power, Republic of Congo’s President Denis Sassou N’Guesso appears poised to extend his tenure as one of Africa’s longest-serving leaders in the elections to be held Sunday amid opposition complaints of interference with their campaigns.
Preliminary reports in El Salvador confirm what the majority in the country signaled they wanted and some feared: The consolidation of power in the hands of one person.
There is “fear and anxiety” ahead of elections in Uganda, as President Yoweri Museveni – who has ruled the country since 1986 – seeks a sixth term in office.
More than 1,000 clergy members, religious scholars and other faith-based advocates have signed onto a unique statement that supports a comprehensive path to “a free and fair election” and urges leaders to heed the verdict of “legitimate election results” regardless of who wins in November.