The Passion of The Christ

19/01/2015
In 2016, 1% of the richest own more than the remaining 99% (Oxfam)
The gap between the world’s wealthy and the rest of the population is increasing. Between 2009 and 2013, the wealth of the richest 1% has increased from 44% to 48%. Rules governing international taxation need to be overhauled by taxing capital more and labor less; setting minimum wages and implementing a social safety net for the poorest.
16/01/2015
Moscow warns media against religious-themed cartoons
Russian authorities warn that offending religious feelings may violate the country's anti-extremism laws. Meanwhile in Chechnya, Kadyrov plans a mass rally against the cartoons, warning that Russian Muslims will not be patient forever.
16/01/2015
Apostolic vicar of Aleppo: happy for freed aid workers, still in the dark about kidnapped priests and bishops
Mgr Georges Abou Khazen hopes Vanessa Marzullo and Greta Ramelli can "overcome these difficult days." The prelate mentions that some Christian leaders and thousands of faithful are still in the hands of terrorist groups. He does not spare criticism of the West, "responsible" of the escalation of terror because it sells weapons and provides training.


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