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Wanted: new ways to seek justice for Philippines tribals

More than 30 years after soldiers serving the dictatorial regime of Ferdinand Marcos killed tribal leader Macli-ing Dulag, who opposed the construction of dams that would have flooded tribal lands, attacks on indigenous peoples have become more brazen in the context of heightening conflicts over resources. Today, tribal communities face corporations that are grabbing ancestral domains and taking control of resources ...

Bishops and the environment

Bishops and the environment Remarkable is an open letter published in Tuesday’s issue of ...

Examining the holiness of Holy Week

Examining the holiness of Holy Week The recent casual remark of a friend got me to ...

A call for compassion on marriage and the Eucharist

A call for compassion on marriage and the Eucharist I'm all for balance in debates. To get the real ...

The Philippines RH Law: a victory for whom?

The Philippines RH Law: a victory for whom? The decision of the Philippines Supreme Court to allow the ...

Where does the buck stop in the Church?

Where does the buck stop in the Church? You could be forgiven for not knowing where the buck ...

Lying at the Pope’s expense

Lying at the Pope’s expense There are two ways of reading the meeting of Pope ...

Poverty is not a project

Poverty is not a project Do you recall The Great Jubilee Year 2000? For a few ...

Philippines peace deal no guarantee of end to violence

Philippines peace deal no guarantee of end to violence The Comprehensive Agreement on the Bangsamoro, which was signed by ...

The bishops and poverty

The bishops and poverty People who are engaged in work with the poor were ...
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    Said FrSeanCoyle on 2013-10-09 16:05:00
  2. Here is what Pope Benedict said to the bishops of Switzerland on November 9, 200...
    Said FrSeanCoyle on 2013-10-09 16:02:00
  3. stop RHbill for Gods sake!!!...
    Said joy on 2013-07-17 20:03:00
  4. a woman who agree this RH bill has no heart. God forgive her she do'nt know what...
    Said joy on 2013-07-17 20:02:00
  5. It is very hard to trust a muslim. They worship a false god and will break the ...
    Said on 2013-07-17 12:23:00
  6. Assuredly, thus said the LORD GOD ALMIGHTY YISRAEL to Roman Christian Catholic B...
    Said Angel Santie on 2013-06-28 19:39:00
  7. God let man or as we say permit man to create this way of comunication, why we w...
    Said joy on 2013-06-26 20:46:00
  8. Pray for the victims of clergy sexual abuse....
    Said on 2013-06-06 08:01:00
  9. 'Activist priest Robert Reyes is in the minority among the clergy when it comes ...
    Said on 2013-04-24 15:04:00
  10. 90-year-old Fr Emmanuel Non SJ had a letter in last Monday's Philippine Daily In...
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