Michael Jopling

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Eight Gems from Pope Francis’ Evangelii Gaudium

<b>If Pope Francis winds up becoming one of our most popular popes</b>, he might also become one of the most misunderstood.<p>His new apostolic exhortation,</i> …

"When the heart is not applied, hands can't do anything" On the feast of St. Thomas the Apostle - July 3 | Salt and Light Catholic Media Foundation

<b>"When the heart is not applied, hands can't do anything." On the Feast of St. Thomas the Apostle - July 3</b><p>There is a proverb that says: "When the …

After Newtown shooting, mourning parents enter into the lonely quiet

In NEWTOWN, Conn.<p>They had promised to try everything, so Mark Barden went down into the basement to begin another project in memory of Daniel. The families of Sandy Hook Elementary were collaborating on a Mother’s Day card, which would be produced by a marketing firm and mailed to hundreds of …

Four ways the media failed in covering the Boston bombings, and one reason why

It’s been a tiring week for anyone in the media—and a sobering one for anyone in the media with a conscience. The coverage of the Boston Marathon saga, from the bombing on Monday to the capture of suspected bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on Friday, brought out some of the very worst features of news in …

Journalism

WATCH: Viral Dove Ad Uses Sketch Artist to Illustrate Women’s True Beauty

Dove is at it again.<p>On Monday, the soap brand whose “Real Beauty” campaign has won praise for featuring women of all shapes and sizes posted a new ad …

Eurozone unemployment at record 12pc

Unemployment in the eurozone hit a record 12pc early this year, data showed on Tuesday, as separate surveys revealed that manufacturing across the currency bloc slid deeper into decline last month.<p>Jobless levels in the eurozone were at 12pc in February, the same rate as in January, according to …

Economics

Tensions rise on Korean peninsula

The U.S. Has a Case Against Its Army Vet for Using a 'WMD' Against Assad in Syria

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>There aren't a lot of rebels fighting against the Assad regime in Syria who update Facebook …