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MONDAY 12 MARCH 2018, IN TERRIS

Trump doesn’t set age for guns

Trump’s tweet came after his White House put out a plan to combat school shootings

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resident Donald Trump said Monday that he is “watching court cases and rulings” before taking action on raising age limits for purchasing some firearms, arguing that there is “not much political support (to put it mildly).” Trump’s tweet came after his White House put out a plan to combat school shootings that doesn’t increase the minimum age for purchasing assault weapons to 21 — an idea Trump publicly favored just last month — and leaves the...
FRIDAY 09 MARCH 2018, IN TERRIS

Florida School shooting: gun bill on governor’s desk

After massacre of 17 people by a teenager

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mong the newly released recordings of 911 calls from deadly Florida school shooting, the parents of a 17-year-old girl can be heard telling a dispatcher that their daughter is texting from a classroom where the door’s glass was shot out. “Three shot in her room. Oh my God. Oh my God,” the mother says, raising her voice. As Florida’s Republican governor keeps everyone in suspense about whether he’ll sign the legislature’s response to the massacre of 17...
TUESDAY 06 MARCH 2018, IN TERRIS

Oregon: first gun law since Florida massacre

First new gun control law since the Feb. 14 Florida High School massacre

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Kate Brown, Governor dell'Oregon
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bill prohibiting domestic abusers and people under restraining orders from owning firearms became America’s first new gun control law since the Feb. 14 Florida high school massacre. “Well done Oregon,” Democratic Gov. Kate Brown exclaimed Monday after signing the law on the steps of the state Capitol as some 200 people, including victims of domestic abuse and high school students, applauded and cheered. State Sen. Floyd Prozanski, whose sister was fatally shot by her...
WEDNESDAY 28 FEBRUARY 2018, IN TERRIS

Students return to Florida School where 17 were killed

Students return to School, after 17 of their classmates and staff members were slain in a mass shooting

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Students return to Florida School
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tudents and teachers passed through tight security cordons of dozens of officers as classes resumed Wednesday for the first time since a troubled teenager with an AR-15 killed 17 of their friends and classmates, thrusting them into the center of the nation's gun debate. The armed police, designed to make Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School feel secure, were accompanied by comfort animals including a donkey and horses. One of the horses had "eagle pride" painted on its side,...
SUNDAY 19 FEBRUARY 2017, IN TERRIS

Melania Trump Prays the Our Father

At the rally in Florida, the first lady leads the crowd in prayer

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Melania Trump Prays the Our Father
On Saturday evening in Melbourne, Florida, the first lady of the United States, Melania Trump, addressed the crowd before President Donald Trump’s speech. Melania Trump called the crowd to pray — bowing her head and leading the Lord’s Prayer. See the powerful moment below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kr9IXS8Aum0 Source: Faith Zette
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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