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Human Rights

Uncovering and Addressing the Core: Reflections on Pomodoro’s Sphere within Sphere

He breaks the universal sphere’s Machine-smoothed skin, To show the meshing gears And cogs within. -John Scattergood (excerpt from “Six Ways of Looking at a Pomodoro”)1   Recently, I was given a tour of the United Nations campus as a part of my internship with the Center for Family and Human Rights. The large meeting […]

Abigail Long | June 18, 2018
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Abortion

Neurodiversity: The New Frontier in Protecting Life

The concept of neurodiversity promises a fresh perspective that may illuminate truth for those who pit quality of life against sanctity of life. “A civilized society can only be based on respect for diversity… it is from this diversity that the richness of humanity springs,” said Dr. Fabiola Gianotti, Director-General of the European Organization for […]

Abigail Long | June 11, 2018
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Human Rights

Eradicate Modern Slavery- The Santa Marta Group at UN

“We need to recognize that organized crime is precisely that: organized. We are not” spoke Sister Melissa Camarado throwing light onto the issue of human trafficking at the UN event sponsored by Holy See: The Santa Marta Group: Police and Religious Leaders Partnering to Eradicate Modern Slavery By Building Trust in Leadership, Action and Accountability. His Eminence […]

Carmel Nisha Pius Franco | June 9, 2018
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Catholic Teaching

Persecución religiosa, un tema electoral.

Seguridad y libertad religiosa en México. El dolor causado por la violencia que se vive en nuestro país nos ha echo permanecer con un miedo constante y creciente. Solamente en el año 2017 fueron asesinadas más de 29 mil personas, entre las que con dolo se cuentan sacerdotes y líderes religiosos. Se tiene registrado que en […]

Valdes Rodriguez María José | May 31, 2018
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Human Rights

SheSees Providing Vision Care to Women

The Fred Hollows Foundation, a non-profit organization based on Australia, has created a new initiative to focus on women’s eye health and prevent avoidable blindness called SheSees. Why specifically women’s healthcare? The Fred Hollows Foundation addresses avoidable blindness for all people around the world, but this initiative specifically focuses on women because of a gender […]

Kiersten Lynch | May 24, 2018
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Abortion

El mito del “millennial egoísta” y la juventud que se levantó por una causa: La Defensa de la Vida.

Una valiente apuesta en año electoral. El pasado sábado 28 de Abril del presente año se llevó acabo en la Ciudad de México la marcha más importante de nuestro país por la defensa de la vida y la dignidad humana desde la concepción hasta su término natural, sin interrupción. La cita fue temprano, Voluntarios, sociedad […]

Valdes Rodriguez María José | May 7, 2018
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Human Rights

Technology Saves Lives

An article from Futurism highlights Emily Kennedy, a young woman who created a software program to detect victims of human trafficking and save them. Usually we might think of technology as the part of the problem for human trafficking, but Kennedy found a way to use online advertisements for sex to detect faces and match […]

Kiersten Lynch | April 30, 2018
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Human Rights

Life According to YouTube

A recent article on Elite Daily investigated the life of YouTuber Logan Paul after his video content came under much controversy in December. Paul had posted a video with footage of him in Japan’s Aokigahara forest beside an apparent suicide victim, which was deemed inappropriate by audiences for the obviously disturbing insensitivity to a severe tragedy. […]

Kiersten Lynch | April 30, 2018
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Demography

Un pueblo sin hombres Migración, un tema de Familia.

Comunidad “El Gallo” , Sierra Gorda de Querétaro, México. Semana Santa 2018. Llegamos a la Sierra aproximadamente a las 6 de la tarde un sábado previo al Domingo de Ramos, calurosos desconocíamos que para llegar a nuestra comunidad asignada para acompañarlos durante las misiones de Semana Santa tendríamos aún que recorrer una hora y media […]

Valdes Rodriguez María José | April 12, 2018
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