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Pope denounces ‘cruel and senseless’ conflict in Ukraine on ‘Easter of war’

ROME – In his traditional Easter blessing, Pope Francis on Sunday again denounced the “cruel and senseless” war in Ukraine and expressed compassion for its victims, while also expressing hope that the world will not forget other global hot spots, including the Israeli/Palestinian conflict. “May there be peace for war-torn […]

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Pope Francis: Easter urbi et orbi appeals for equitable vaccine distribution, disarmament, solidarity, religious liberty

Pope Francis noted the restrictions under which Christians in many parts of the world – owing to the pandemic and other reasons – are worshipping this Easter. “Once again this year,” Pope Francis said, “in various places many Christians have celebrated Easter under severe restrictions and, at times, without being able to attend liturgical celebrations.”

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Unpacking the “Italy good, America bad” meme on the coronavirus

For most of my adult life, Italy has been a global exemplar of how not to run a country, struggling to provide even basic public services such as garbage collection or fixing potholes. Now all of a sudden, Italy has become a case study in efficiency and leadership.

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