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By Guest Author On Friday, August 2nd, 2019
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Four students killed in Sudan protests over bread and fuel shortages

Protests started again in earnest in Sudan this week. On Monday, a group of people had formed a protest in El-Obeid, complaining about the price of bread and lack of fuel. During the protest, military personnel More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, April 28th, 2018
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Alfie Evans dies, priest kicked out of room, the world shocked over legal battle, ‘Alfie and his parents must know their place’

British toddler Alfie Evans died in hospital on Saturday as doctors withdrew life support, the child’s parents said, following a highly publicized legal battle and a campaign that drew support from Pope Francis, More...

By Kaye Wonderhouse On Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
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Oregon expands their euthanasia laws, allowing patients with dementia and Alzheimer’s to be starved to death

Oregon became the first U.S. state that legalized doctors killing sick patients and now has passed a bill that critics say will allow healthcare givers to starve to death mentally ill patients. Oregon’s Senate More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, July 10th, 2017
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Four Ways Larger Churches Are Helping the World to Be a Better Place

There are churches of many different sizes throughout the world. Larger churches can often make a huge impact on their community and the world as a whole though. Many people do not realize how much of an impact More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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Barbara Lee praises $1billion famine relief spending in 2017 Omnibus bill

Congresswoman Lee released the following statement on funding to fight famine in the FY2017 omnibus bill. Last month, Congresswoman Lee circulated a bipartisan letter urging her colleagues to support $1 billion More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
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From Space Exploration to Securing West Africa’s Food Supply: NASA Makes a Meaningful Difference

NASA’s space exploration projects have allowed scientists to learn about what exists beyond Earth, and have arguably helped inspire schoolchildren everywhere to don space suits and become astronauts after More...

By Brandon Jones On Thursday, May 5th, 2016
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Mike Weaver talks World Vision, lives being changed

Mike Weaver from Big Daddy Weave opened up about his partnership with World Vision and seeing the fruits of their great works first hand when he traveled to Ecuador and Cambodia during a great interview on Dispatch More...

By Guest Author On Monday, February 2nd, 2015
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World Hunger Has Decreased, But Economists Say It’s Not Enough

According to economists, 25 developing countries have met an ambitious goal, set by the U.N., to cut their number of undernourished citizens by half. The number of chronically undernourished people in the world, More...

By Robert Herriman On Sunday, May 25th, 2014
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Crisis in South Sudan: conflict, famine and cholera

The conflict in South Sudan, which began in mid-December 2013, has left a third of the population severely food insecure. Many people are unable to farm, tend to their livestock and feed their families. According More...

By Guest Author On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014
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Should travelers confronted by young beggars give them money?

Anyone who’s taken a Caribbean cruise or visited one of the world’s less affluent countries has been approached – sometimes even mobbed – by children begging for money. Many are dirty and obviously hungry. More...

By Robert Herriman On Friday, June 21st, 2013
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Pope Francis addresses hunger with the FAO: It’s ‘truly scandalous’ that millions of people are still suffering and dying of starvation

The head of the Roman Catholic Church addressed the Food and Agricultural Agency of the United Nations (FAO) this week in Rome. In front of the audience at the Vatican, Pope Francis thanked the participants in More...


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