- Jan 25, 2021
In Venezuela, the bodies of 12 youths were found in a mass grave after they were picked up by police and government agents. The Venezuelan bishops’ justice and peace commission repudiated the murders and violence caused by President Nicolás Maduro.
For the first time, the Pax Christi award has been given to two Pakistani human rights groups which have been a key part of the struggle for the rights of minorities in that country.
A bipartisan Congressional Executive Committee on China has reported that “the Chinese government took extraordinary and unprecedented steps last year to decimate the ranks of human rights lawyers, crush independent civil society and religious groups, and expand controls over the Internet and the press.”
BANGKOK (AP) — Vietnam granted early release from prison to a Catholic priest who is one of its most prominent dissidents, a move widely seen as a goodwill gesture before President Barack Obama arrives on an official visit late Sunday night. The Catholic Archdiocese of the central city of Hue
Mothers across the globe celebrated Mother’s Day on Sunday with their husbands and children. But for many women in China, Mother’s Day was a haunting reminder of the cost of their country’s harsh reproductive laws. While abortion rates in China have in the past been numbered at 13 million per
Even before his beatification and canonization, I had always believed that perhaps the Church in Africa should consider officially making St. John Paul the continent’s patron saint. Like millions of others, I have deep a personal affection and attachment to him. I also believe it would be difficult to imagine