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By The Dispatch On Wednesday, April 24th, 2019
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Sudan: Officials find $130 million in home of Omar al-Bashir, corrupt former President ‘was hording a fortune’ while people starved

Omar al-Bashir Sudanese authorities have seized nearly 130 million dollars from the private home of Omar al-Bashir. The funds have been taken to the Sudanese treasury and returned to the country. The authorities More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, October 4th, 2018
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State Department issues statement on Cuban democratic activist Tomas Nunez Magdariaga, his hunger strike

The United States is gravely concerned about the physical health of Cuban democratic activist Tomas Nunez Magdariaga, who has been on a hunger strike for more than 50 days in protest against his wrongful imprisonment. More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, February 10th, 2018
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Newsbusters: Media ‘reluctant’ to call collapsing Venezuela ‘socialist’

Media watchdog Newsbusters took aim at the press over their avoidance of the “S-word”: socialism. “As Venezuela plunges deeper into humanitarian crisis, the broadcast and cable networks barely 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 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 Brandon Jones On Thursday, December 25th, 2014
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Pope Francis Christmas Message: end suffering, be compassionate, reject selfishness

Pope Francis wants to bring hope to Christians and other ethnic and religious groups suffering “brutal persecution” in Iraq and Syria. The Pope used his Christmas Day blessing, “Urbi et Orbi,” More...

By Laura Jones On Thursday, May 1st, 2014
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New Survey: Most Americans don’t think global poverty can be overcome

The war to overcome global poverty is ongoing with some pointing to progress, but Amercians appear pessimistic. Most Americans see no end in sight, according to a survey sponsored by Compassion International. Christians More...

By Stephen Nevets On Wednesday, December 4th, 2013
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Pope Francis to Help Launch a Global Wave of Prayer to End World Hunger

PRESS RELEASE: Pope Francis will help launch a global wave of prayer to end  world hunger, which affects 842 million people. Pope Francis I March 2013 photo by Casa Rosada via wikipedia At noon local time, a global 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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