Msgr. John Kozar, president of Catholic Near East Welfare Association was touched watching hungry schoolchildren in Ethiopia put away one of the two biscuits they received at a food program.
FRACKOPOLY: THE BATTLE FOR THE FUTURE OF ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT
By Wenonah Hauter
Published by The New Press, 384 pages, $27.95
Eco Catholic & The Field Hospital: Priests, women religious and an archbishop joined more than 10,000 Filipinos in the "Break Free from Fossil Fuels" march in Batangas City.
The gang at EnviroClean Drycleaners in downtown Fort McMurray sticks together. They run the dry-cleaning business, provide music ministry every Sunday and when the wildfire disaster struck they hung together.
Bishop Thomas Zhang Huaixin of Anyang, who only accepted government recognition on the basis he didn't have to join the Chinese Catholic Patriotic Association, died May 8. He was 90.
French authorities have released hard-hitting messages against hate speech and discrimination in hiring as part of the three-year, $115 million (100 million euro) bid to fight racism and discrimination.
Up to 5.3 million people in South Sudan may face a severe food shortages during this year's lean season, the U.N. World Food Programme said on Monday, nearly double the number in the first three months of the year.
From January to March, 2.8 million people were classed as being in "crisis" or "emergency" food situations, with about 40,000 thought to be suffering an outright famine.
NCR Today: CBS 60 Minutes reports on the Islamic State group's genocide of Yazidis, a religious minority in Iraq, and its ancient city.
Sr. Áine O'Connor and her colleagues feel a connection with sisters and others working to help communities affected by companies seeking silver, gold, copper, coal, zinc and other commodities.
Take and Read: Hans Jonas opened my eyes to how ethics must become part of the fabric of the future as well as of the present.