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Op-ed: The pope, the globe and the facts

...poor. The problem with that admonition is unless the political, economic, religious and cultural conditions in poor countries change, people on the receiving end of the money (if indeed there is any money left after their corrupt governments...
Aid pours in amid aftershocks after Nepal quake kills 1,865

...damage to Nepal's irreplaceable cultural heritage."The quake will likely put a huge strain on the resources of this poor country best known for Everest, the highest mountain in the world, and its rich Hindu culture. The economy of Nepal, a nation...
Good news versus bad news communities, we really have an abundance that only the rich or a king would have in comparison in some of the poorer countries. I would say we have a lot to be thankful to the Lord for. We are still free to worship as we wish and where we...

...colleagues and family members said Brantly, 33, knew of the risks associated with working in one of the world's poorest countries during an epidemic and did not regret his choice."Kent prepared himself to be a lifetime medical missionary...
Give peace a chance

...he called a "new isolationism" in the United States. He suggested "that the country is beginning to behave like a poor country" and cuts to the state department's budget due to House Republican demands are hurting our peace efforts in Syria...
Letters reach a global deal leaves poorer countries worse off."This should be...agreement, Schott said.Some poor countries are demanding economic and deal particularly hurts poorer countries.It also hurts the WTO's...
Global study: World not ready for aging population BRICS nations of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - rank lower in the index than some poorer countries such as Uruguay and Panama.However, the report found, wealthy nations are in general better prepared for aging...
Food Bank appreciates support

...organizations offering food, shelter and counseling, and small-scale hunger relief and development projects in Israel and poor countries. Locally their dollars help us process a million pounds of food a year for Kenai Peninsula residents. We at the...
Bombing reminds U.S. it always should stand ready to protect itself

...investigation into the Cole attack may reveal how this particular catastrophe could have been avoided. Why was Yemen, a poor country described by the State Department as ''a safe haven for terrorists,'' chosen to be a refueling site? Chief of...
Opinion Malawi we would think that the government would be pleased that she is giving her time and money to one of the poorest countries in the world," Neilson said in a statement, adding that, "at no point, in any way, did Madonna request any...
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