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Risking life for the news

Risking life for the news

Journalists, writers, reporters, commentators will just have to curb their passion for speaking and exposing the truth if they want to continue to li ...

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'Time's up' for harassers

'Time's up' for harassers

It is a great beginning to the New Year. Prominent women and men in Hollywood and London have launched a movement to end sexual harassment in the wor ...

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China launches new world aviation record

China launches new world aviation record

China's home-grown AG600, the world's largest amphibious aircraft in production, took to the skies on Sunday for its maiden flight. The plane ...

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Jenny's homecoming miracle

Jenny's homecoming miracle

This is a time where we ought to renew our lives by looking back at the year that has passed and ask ourselves if we lived it well. Could we have don ...

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It's that time of year again: What are we going to do about it?

It's that time of year again: What are we going to do about it?

Christmas is a time of year when we can hope for a real messiah, a moral leader to rise up and inspire us to live good, moral lives of integrity and ...

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Martin Buber award goes to Shay Cullen for defending children

Martin Buber award goes to Shay Cullen for defending children

There is a massive and positive change in the level of public awareness, knowledge and commitment to challenge, confront and expose the sexual harass ...

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Where is the crusade to save kids from slavery and prostitution?

Where is the crusade to save kids from slavery and prostitution?

We need to declare a war on child sex crime to save thousands of children who are victims of rape and commercial sexual exploitation. A hundred thous ...

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How to live a life of conscience

How to live a life of conscience

Imagine Juan, a local municipal official in the Philippines as he sat in the church alone. He was waiting for the priest and when Father Pepito came ...

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Defending those who defend children from predators

Defending those who defend children from predators

Child abusers inhabit the earth. There are hundreds of millions of child victims. One in every four children are said to be victims of sexual abuse. ...

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The challenges posed to recovering children from human trafficking

The challenges posed to recovering children from human trafficking

They were at first the reluctant four.  Only 14 and 16 years old the four girls, Ruby, Jenny, Angel and Ruth, were rescued from traffickers by t ...

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Register and ban travel for pedophiles

Register and ban travel for pedophiles

Jerry Aspinio is a 13-year-old boy who was full of wonder and curiosity at the world as he grew up in Angeles City, Philippines. Although that is not ...

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Irishman Shay Cullen nominated for Nobel Peace prize

Irishman Shay Cullen nominated for Nobel Peace prize

The opening of the nomination letter to the Nobel Peace Prize awarding committee in Oslo, Norway made by Dr. Bärbel Kofler, the Commissioner of ...

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Nobel prize-nominee defies Filipino president who threatens human rights advocates with death

Nobel prize-nominee defies Filipino president who threatens human rights advocates with death

The German Bundestag Committee on Economic Cooperation and Development led by the German Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights and Policy ...

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Philippines: no negotiating with Muslim terrorists

Philippines: no negotiating with Muslim terrorists

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Filipino President Duterte's narco dragnet kills 17 Y/O and 94 others

Filipino President Duterte's narco dragnet kills 17 Y/O and 94 others

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The inspiring faith and resilience of abused children

The inspiring faith and resilience of abused children

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How to attack the root causes of child trafficking

How to attack the root causes of child trafficking

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San Francisco launches legal team for illegal aliens

San Francisco launches legal team for illegal aliens

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Eudocia: Our family's slave

Eudocia: Our family's slave

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A call from the Philippines to U.S. to enforce law on child abusers

A call from the Philippines to U.S. to enforce law on child abusers

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Human traffickers vilify those who rescue children from slavery

Human traffickers vilify those who rescue children from slavery

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No word from Obama over Chinese seizure of U.S. sovereign property

No word from Obama over Chinese seizure of U.S. sovereign property

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Christmas and political world are on a collision course

Christmas and political world are on a collision course

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The human right to dignity

The human right to dignity

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A nation lost in the fog of the war on drugs

A nation lost in the fog of the war on drugs

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Israel leads the way in international rescue efforts

Israel leads the way in international rescue efforts

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Silence in the face of abuse is equal to complicity

Silence in the face of abuse is equal to complicity

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The stain of child sex-trafficking continues to spread

The stain of child sex-trafficking continues to spread

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Philippines: Children and the innocent pay the price for war on drugs

Philippines: Children and the innocent pay the price for war on drugs

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Obama responds to 'son of a whore' abuse from Filipino president

Obama responds to 'son of a whore' abuse from Filipino president

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Philippines: Taking a stand against Killer Duterte

Philippines: Taking a stand against Killer Duterte

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Philippines: the death penalty and a culture of fear and death

Philippines: the death penalty and a culture of fear and death

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Growing lawlessness in Philippines

Growing lawlessness in Philippines

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Child neglect and abuse are at the root of the drug culture

Child neglect and abuse are at the root of the drug culture

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Government faces intertwined challenges of drugs and sex trafficking

Government faces intertwined challenges of drugs and sex trafficking

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The inherent dangers of legalizing marijuana

The inherent dangers of legalizing marijuana

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Obama's pivot to Asia comes with China's encroachment in South China Sea

Obama's pivot to Asia comes with China's encroachment in South China Sea

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The high stakes facing the U.S. in the South China Sea

The high stakes facing the U.S. in the South China Sea

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Fair Trade must also oppose human trafficking

Fair Trade must also oppose human trafficking

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Child prostitution and slavery unabated in the Philippines

Child prostitution and slavery unabated in the Philippines

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Holy Week: a week of reflection on the example of Jesus Christ

Holy Week: a week of reflection on the example of Jesus Christ

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Corrupt politicians and police lead to cyber-porn and child abuse

Corrupt politicians and police lead to cyber-porn and child abuse

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The message of the astounding Child of Christmas

The message of the astounding Child of Christmas

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China denounces first US/Japan exercises in Philippines

China denounces first US/Japan exercises in Philippines

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China's provocations in South China Sea will 'worsen,' says Japan

China's provocations in South China Sea will 'worsen,' says Japan

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The tyranny of false democracies

The Islamic State spreads terror and political docility through its beheadings and rapes. Others clothe themselves with respectability and government to oppress others.

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U.S. is not immune to international sex trafficking

U.S. is not immune to international sex trafficking

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Fair Trade is good for economic development

Fair Trade is good for economic development

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Development of poor countries can end mass migration

Development of poor countries can end mass migration

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'Am I being executed?' says mentally ill prisoner before death

'Am I being executed?' says mentally ill prisoner before death

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China worries about US/Philippines war games

China worries about US/Philippines war games

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Heinous sex crimes committed against babies

Heinous sex crimes committed against babies

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What is fair about Fair Trade?

What is fair about Fair Trade?

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The Love that replaces hatred and violence

The Love that replaces hatred and violence

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Pope Francis: visit to Philippines will challenge

Pope Francis: visit to Philippines will challenge "good Catholics"

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The Wheel of Fortune torture in the Philippines

The Wheel of Fortune torture in the Philippines

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'Fair Trade' and the social teachings of the Catholic Church

'Fair Trade' and the social teachings of the Catholic Church

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Islamic State recruits Muslims in The Philippines

Islamic State recruits Muslims in The Philippines

The founder of an international peace movement is concerned that ISIS terrorists are recruiting Filipino Muslims to their cause.

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Filipino Catholic bishops defiant in the face of Islamic threat

Filipino Catholic bishops defiant in the face of Islamic threat

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Fair Trade is a fair taste of social justice

Fair Trade is a fair taste of social justice

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Belgium and the road towards the legalized murder of children

Belgium and the road towards the legalized murder of children

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A hunger for justice

A hunger for justice

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Philippines: Typhoon orphans abducted for sex slavery

Philippines: Typhoon orphans abducted for sex slavery

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Rachel faces the greatest storm

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The necessary steps towards ending child sex trafficking

The necessary steps towards ending child sex trafficking

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The Philippines faces choices in confronting Muslim jihadists

The Philippines faces choices in confronting Muslim jihadists

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Philippines adds coercion and imprisonment to Contraception Mandate

Philippines adds coercion and imprisonment to Contraception Mandate

A new law being considered in the Philippines would impose fines and imprisonment on anyone who questions the real purposes of contraception.

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The Philippines' shame: secret jails for children

The Philippines' shame: secret jails for children

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The Philippines allows sex-ploitation of children

The Philippines allows sex-ploitation of children

The sex industry, abetted by the Filipino government, is allowing the sexual exploitation of children and women. The sex industry has abortion clinics to exterminate the children conceived by foreign sex tourists.

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Linking foreign aid to reform in developing countries

Linking foreign aid to reform in developing countries

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Catholic bishops of the Philippines teach U.S. bishops a lesson

Catholic bishops of the Philippines teach U.S. bishops a lesson

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Philippines: Supreme Court to reconsider Reproductive Health bill

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On the Philippines' Independence Day, a nation remains in chains

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Let's put an end to sex tourism, now

Let's put an end to sex tourism, now

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Filipino people power trumps corporate greed

Filipino people power trumps corporate greed

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Philippines: Government, Muslim rebels move closer to peace deal

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The world's hunger for justice

The world's hunger for justice

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Philippines: United States: : South China Sea: Manila to buy US hardware to contain Beijing

The Philippines's foreign secretary says his country needs patrol boats, aircraft and radar systems to monitor the area and develop a "minimum credible defence". Japan, Australia and South Korea could be among the Philippines partners to contain China.

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A walk towards freedom and dignity in the Philippines

A walk towards freedom and dignity in the Philippines

In the Philippines, children are routinely housed with adult prisoners and suffer in sub-human conditions.

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Activist priest wins prestigious environmental prize

Activist priest wins prestigious environmental prize

Rev. Edwin Gariguez won the Goldman Environmental Prize for his work in leading protests against an open-pit nickel mine that was feared would cause environmental damage. He CARITAS in the Philippines.

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It takes mangos to save a village

It takes mangos to save a village

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Philippines: Lack of services fuels teen pregnancy

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Philippines: Coal-fired power plants make a toxic environment for kids

Philippines: Coal-fired power plants make a toxic environment for kids

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Sexual abuse of children must be rooted out

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Philippines: Destructive and exploitative mining

Philippines: Destructive and exploitative mining

Mining in Philippines is detrimental to the environmental and provides little in earnings for Filipinos.

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Philippines: Increased funding to fight flooding

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On St Valentine's Day it is time to reflect on love

On St Valentine's Day it is time to reflect on love

On St. Valentine's Day, let us examine our consciences and reflect upon our behavior towards others. Seek the source of Love.

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Philippines Kills 15 Al Qaeda-Linked Militants

Reports from the Philippines say military forces have killed 15 alleged militants from Al-Qaeda-linked groups.

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The world's divide between rich and poor

The world's divide between rich and poor

Irresponsible rich people and their followers think of the struggle fo spiritual and social transformation as 'class warfare'. We are all the poorer for this.

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Philippines: Red Cross to train 1.8 million volunteers

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Philippines: New emergency powers aim to cut casualties

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Philippines: Political assassinations and powerful truth

Philippines: Political assassinations and powerful truth

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Philippines: After the Maguindanao violence, Aquino appoints a Silsilah alumnus as governor

Mujiv Hataman, a Muslim, attended interfaith courses offered by Fr Sebastiano D’Ambra, a missionary with the Pontifical Institute for Foreign Missions. The new governor replaces Datu Zaldy Ampatuan, who is on trial for the Maguindanao massacre that cost the lives of 58 people.

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Philippines: Leptospirosis outbreak feared

Philippines: Leptospirosis outbreak feared

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Philippines: More than 8.5 million Filipino Catholics take part in Nazarene procession in Manila

The celebration is held despite fear of attacks. The procession ends after winding its way through the capital’s streets. “Popular devotion was stronger than fear of terrorist threats,” Manila archbishop says.

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Philippines: priest's murder involved in hydroelectric project

Philippines: priest's murder involved in hydroelectric project

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Philippines: More evacuations in flood-hit Mindanao

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Philippines: 1,000 Still Missing From Floods

The government of the Philippines says more than 1,000 people remain missing following the devastating floods that have hit the country.

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Who is this Christ?

Who is this Christ?

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Philippines: Hundreds dead in Mindanao storm as authorities caught off guard

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