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THURSDAY 11 JULY 2019, IN TERRIS

Establishing the Unknown Migrant Day

A petition dedicated to the invisible victims we cannot be divided on and whose memory we must honour

DON ALDO BUONAIUTO
Migrants
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our Holiness the Pope Francis, Honorable Antonio Guterres, David Sassoli and Giuseppe Conte, do you remember Aylan Kurdi, the three-year-old child wearing a red T-shirt and blue shorts lying on a Turkish beach after drowning? His picture spread around the world, but without teaching us anything. Do you remember the fourteen-year-old teenager travelling to Italy with his school report sewn to his jacket to prove he deserved to live in our country? He died in the Mediterranean Sea, without...
SUNDAY 26 MARCH 2017, IN TERRIS

WITHOUT EMPLOYMENT EUROPE HAS NO FUTURE

ANNAMARIA FURLAN
WITHOUT EMPLOYMENT EUROPE HAS NO FUTURE
We should not underestimate the discomfort, the sense of distrust and solitude of millions of European citizens, especially youth, in front of the tragedy of unemployment, of the increase in social inequalities and poverty, of the growing gap between strong and weak areas of this Europe. Without a stable and decent job for the new generations, without a real social inclusion, there is no future for our continent that is already torn apart by nationalistic warning signs and by creeping...
FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017, IN TERRIS

The true rebirth of Europe

DON ALDO BUONAIUTO
The true rebirth of Europe
Europe, as historical reality, was born in the aftermath of the second world war before the sad spectacle of death and destruction that raged for years. Yet, to the pessimism of those years, thanks to the dynamism and to the strong will of the founding fathers, succeeded hope, in the awareness that it would have been possible to build a united Europe in small steps. The ethical imperative to turn the page and to reconstruct the future starting from the ruins left behind by the war,...
FRIDAY 08 JULY 2016, IN TERRIS

WINDS OF WAR IN EUROPE'S FUTURE

An interview with the political analyst Alessandro Politi

EMANUELA BAMBARA
WINDS OF WAR IN EUROPE'S FUTURE
The nineteenth century was called "the century of utopias", of great visions of the future, of hope for a better world, "on a human scale" and for a united "human family". Yet, the twenty-first century opens the third millennium under the banner of "dystopia", that is, ''anti-utopia. "In short, it is a time without ideals, counter-ideals, and false ideals. The term "dystopia" appears in the title of a conference held in Rome today, Friday, July 8, by the Italian Society of Military History,...
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Pope Francis and Andrea Riccardi
ANNIVERSARY

Pope calls for a ‘globalization of solidarity’

Francis visited the Sant'Egidio Community on 50th anniversary
Donald Trump
SCHOOL SHOOTINGS

White House: a new plan to prevent school shootings

Trump vows to help arm teachers and backs off raising age for buying guns
Militant groups
BLASPHEMY LAW

Pakistan under pressure to rein in blasphemy law

Frightening things about Pakistan’s blasphemy law
Students against guns
FLORIDA SCHOOL SHOOTING

Florida School shooting: gun bill on governor’s desk

After massacre of 17 people by a teenager
African women
AFRICA

Women, milestone of the Church in Africa

Church of Africa about women
Pope Francis
POPE' APOSTOLIC JOURNEY

Pope Francis in the Baltic countries in September

Pope Francis’ apostolic journey to three Baltic States
Pope Francis on March 8th
MARCH 8TH

International Women's Day: more equality in Church

Hansen, S.J. about the lack of women in leadership roles in the Roman Curia
Vatican’s Clementine Hall
MIGRATION

Pope to Migration Commission: dialogue to end suffering

Francis met the International Catholic Migration Commission