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Video: Bathers shocked by arrival of African migrants

Video: Bathers shocked by arrival of African migrants

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When Christian slaves had Muslim masters

When Christian slaves had Muslim masters

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Trump team memo shakes up staff at Energy Department

Trump team memo shakes up staff at Energy Department

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Haitians, Africans consider staying in Mexico because of Trump

Haitians, Africans consider staying in Mexico because of Trump

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Greek Orthodox Church studies feasibility of female deacons

Greek Orthodox Church studies feasibility of female deacons

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Tuberculosis, chickenpox outbreak among migrants worries Christians

Tuberculosis, chickenpox outbreak among migrants worries Christians

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Ritual murder of albinos in East Africa

Ritual murder of albinos in East Africa

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Florida endangered by invading African crocodiles

Florida endangered by invading African crocodiles

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The template for the Holocaust was forged by Germans in Africa

The template for the Holocaust was forged by Germans in Africa

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Video: before death, valiant soldier tells family 'Don't expect me back'

Video: before death, valiant soldier tells family 'Don't expect me back'

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Discovery: oldest evidence of warfare in the world found in Africa

Discovery: oldest evidence of warfare in the world found in Africa

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Poverty is big business in developing nations

Poverty is big business in developing nations

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Botswana youth document challenges in unique photographic exhibition

Botswana youth document challenges in unique photographic exhibition

Michiganders are well represented in foreign service for the United States.

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For expatriates, neither London, New York, or Paris are the most expensive

For expatriates, neither London, New York, or Paris are the most expensive

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Arabized non-native Islam a challenge for west Africa

Arabized non-native Islam a challenge for west Africa

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Pope appeals to EU to accept more migrants, while 700 drown

Pope appeals to EU to accept more migrants, while 700 drown

Last week, Muslim migrants drowned Christian migrants while crossing the Mediterranean. Pope Francis is appealing for more EU involvement with migrants washing ashore in Italy.

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President Obama: why are Christians being killed?

President Obama: why are Christians being killed?

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Coptic Church recognizes sainthood of martyrs

Coptic Church recognizes sainthood of martyrs

The aged mother of two victims of Islamic State beheadings said that if she were to encounter a terrorist, she would thank him for being the cause of her sons entering heaven.

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Obama ignores next stage of Muslim terror: Africa

Obama ignores next stage of Muslim terror: Africa

The world looks the other way as thousands are killed by Muslim terrorists in Nigeria.

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A complete history of Christmastide

A complete history of Christmastide

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Thought for the day: the dignity of African women

Thought for the day: the dignity of African women

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Nigeria: Dozens killed at school in bomb blast

Nigeria: Dozens killed at school in bomb blast

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Mining and energy companies reconsider investments in West Africa

Mining and energy companies reconsider investments in West Africa

Liberian president changes mind about the severity of the outbreak -- writes letter to the world begging for help.

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What the Vatican synod says and doesn't say about the human family

What the Vatican synod says and doesn't say about the human family

A dismissive tone can be discerned in on-the-record statements made by Austrian Cardinal Kasper's remarks about the insistence of African prelates on the traditional definition of Chritian marriage and sexuality.

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Republicans blamed for Ebola outbreak

Republicans blamed for Ebola outbreak

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Nigerian archbishop denounces the West for imposing contraception

Nigerian archbishop denounces the West for imposing contraception

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Nigeria 'is at war' as thousands of Christians are murdered by Muslims

Nigeria 'is at war' as thousands of Christians are murdered by Muslims

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Africa is emerging into a bright economic future

Africa is emerging into a bright economic future

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CDC issues Ebola guidelines in advance of pandemic

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Liberia: nun dies of Ebola virus at quarantined hospital

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At Africa summit, Obama admits U.S. human rights abuses

At Africa summit, Obama admits U.S. human rights abuses

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Christian churches ignore the root cause of Islam's rise in Africa

Christian churches ignore the root cause of Islam's rise in Africa

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Nigeria: Boko Haram pursues political, as well as religious goals

500 Catholics killed since 2009 in Nigeria by Islamist terrorists.

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Obama is expected to discuss NSA scandal with Spanish president

Obama is expected to discuss NSA scandal with Spanish president

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Catholic bishop denounces razor wire to keep out immigrants

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Nelson Mandela: 10 great quotes

Nelson Mandela: 10 great quotes

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Anglican/Catholic ecumenism strengthened in central Africa

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Spain: 200 Africans assault border at Melilla

Spain: 200 Africans assault border at Melilla

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Melinda Gates pushes dangerous contraceptive on black women

Melinda Gates pushes dangerous contraceptive on black women

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Niger: rise in child malnutrition deaths

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Deadly crossing to Italy claims 94 lives

Deadly crossing to Italy claims 94 lives

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Saharan paleo-rivers were human migration routes

Saharan paleo-rivers were human migration routes

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New report reveals Catholic Relief Services' work in Madgascar

New report disputes CRS contentions that its operations in Madagascar are independent of USAID family planning. A Catholic bishop in Madgascar says he would rather be poor than receive USAID money.

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Training caregivers improves lives of HIV-infected African children

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Rock star Bono advocates capitalism to lift up Africa

Rock star Bono advocates capitalism to lift up Africa

Bono, the lead singer of Irish band U2, has long been known for charitable activities. He is also a venture capitalist and recently said "entrepreneurial capitalism" takes more people out of poverty than aid.

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The origins of Islamism

The origins of Islamism

Islam, a religion, cannot be turned into a handmaiden of politics; when this occurs, Islam is turned into Islamism. Its defining characteristic is its intolerance of others, including Muslims, and glorification of violence against all who disagree. The conflict inside the Muslim world might be characterized as one between tyranny and freedom, even if that tyranny is packaged in God's name.

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African Christians tortured and enslaved by Bedouin Muslims

African Christians tortured and enslaved by Bedouin Muslims

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Egypt's revolt claims life of Orthodox Coptic priest

Egypt's revolt claims life of Orthodox Coptic priest

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Pope Francis begs forgiveness for policies leading to illegal immigration

Pope Francis begs forgiveness for policies leading to illegal immigration

Pope Francis denounced what he called the "globalization of indifference" in the face of human misery.

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Pope Francis condemns 'indifference' to illegal migrants' plight

Pope Francis condemns 'indifference' to illegal migrants' plight

Said Pope Francis, "The culture of well-being makes us think about ourselves, renders us insensitive to the cries of others", while denouncing the "globalization of indifference."

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Pope Francis to visit African refugees at Lampedusa camp

Pope Francis to visit African refugees at Lampedusa camp

This is Pope Francis' first trip outside of the Italian mainland.

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Obama vows to do nothing

Obama vows to do nothing

Obama says he hopes China and Russia will play nice in the sandbox. He is also spreading the gay gospel in Africa. And Kenyans are glad he is not coming.

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Vatican ambassador to UN calls for worldwide response to terrorism in Africa

Vatican ambassador to UN calls for worldwide response to terrorism in Africa

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Zimbabwe: a new hangman designated

Executions had been on a seven-year hiatus in the African nation.

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President of Central African Republic takes military into his own hands

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Obama administration does not yet release info on Benghazi snafu

Obama administration does not yet release info on Benghazi snafu

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New  Anglican leader faces a divided church

New Anglican leader faces a divided church

The designate as Archbishop of Canterbury, Bishop Justin Welby, was once an oil company executive.

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Spanish territory in North Africa assaulted by illegal immigrants

Spanish territory in North Africa assaulted by illegal immigrants

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UN worries about marriage among underage girls

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Maputo Protocol promotes eugenic approach to contraception in Africa

Maputo Protocol promotes eugenic approach to contraception in Africa

A radical transformation of African societies appears to be the goal of the African Union, in league with organizations such as Planned Parenthood.

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Christian aid comes to victims of Joseph Kony in Central Africa

Christian aid comes to victims of Joseph Kony in Central Africa

Concerned people in Spain are funding aid to children in Central Africa who have been raped and subjected to other violence. Babies, whose mothers are dead or dying of AIDS, are given powdered milk to replace breast milk.

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Scenarios for elections and civil unrest in restless Egypt

Scenarios for elections and civil unrest in restless Egypt

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Satellites guide the way to eliminating deadly Tsetse flies

Satellites guide the way to eliminating deadly Tsetse flies

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Nigeria: Muslim terrorists kill dozens in market

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Congo: political jockeying results in 241,000 refugees

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Nigeria: Christians risk their lives to go to church

Nigeria: Christians risk their lives to go to church

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Mosquitoes are the biggest killers in Africa

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South Sudan president visits China over oil dispute with Sudan

South Sudan president visits China over oil dispute with Sudan

It is all about oil, says a Catholic archbishop about the current fighting between Sudan and South Sudan.

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Nigeria: Christians stream southward after Muslim attacks

Nigeria: Christians stream southward after Muslim attacks

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Africa and Asia to lead urban population growth in next 40 years - UN report

Africa and Asia together will account for 86 per cent of all growth in the world?s urban population over the next four decades, the United Nations said today, adding that this unprecedented increase will pose new challenges in terms of jobs, housing and infrastructure.

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Uganda: Catholic bishop approves of controversial movie on warlord Kony

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Acting in faith against malaria

Acting in faith against malaria

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Our way forward depends on a good performance appraisal

The God of peace and justice give us the capacity to change.

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Following the first steps out of Africa

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The threat Boko Haram poses for Africa

The threat Boko Haram poses for Africa

Until they figure out how to use IEDs effectively, Boko Haram may remain just a regional threat. For now.

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Africa: High cost of child trafficking

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South Africa: Red tape ensnares asylum-seekers

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West Africa: The downside of foreign land acquisitions

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West Africa: Call for more coordinated approach to child protection

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Historic reversal: former colony Angola to bail out Portugal

Historic reversal: former colony Angola to bail out Portugal

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Egypt:  Islam:   One year after the massacre of Christians in Alexandria, Egypt seeks a way forward

Egypt: Islam: One year after the massacre of Christians in Alexandria, Egypt seeks a way forward

The persecution against Christians mingled with violence against the Arab revolution. In a year more than 1000 dead, thousands injured, 1200 have lost one or both eyes, because the police shoot at eye level.

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Boko Haram: scourge of African democracy

Boko Haram: scourge of African democracy

Joblessness among young people, and fears of modernity, provide the fodder for the growing Boko Haram movement in Nigeria.

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Ivory Coast: Rocket attack punctuates relative calm

Ivory Coast: Rocket attack punctuates relative calm

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Churches claim Durban conference is mankind's last chance

Churches claim Durban conference is mankind's last chance

Rev. Dr. Olav Fyske Tveit, who leads the World Council of Churches, says the upcoming climate conference in South Africa is mankind's 'last opportunity' to address climate change.

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Africa for Sale: where the poor have everything to lose

Africa for Sale: where the poor have everything to lose

Africans flee from farming even while foreign interests are swallowing up land as a new colonial era emerges.

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Desmond Tutu: climate change is worse than apartheid

Desmond Tutu: climate change is worse than apartheid

Nobel Prize-winning Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu is calling on the world to join him in demanding that world leaders sign on to a renewal of the Kyoto Protocol this December in South Africa. Joining him is the 'human polar bear', among others.

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Pope Benedict instructs children to ask their parents to pray

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Kenya: Sexual exploitation of children continues

Kenya: Sexual exploitation of children continues

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Sudan's Islamist regime's genocide in South Sudan

Sudan's Islamist regime's genocide in South Sudan

Advocacy groups claim that Sudan is engaging in aerial bombardment and extermination project in South Sudan. Muslims and Christians are targetted.

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Africa: Foreign funding critical for NGO survival

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