Posted on: Apr 12, 2005, Source: Pacific News Service
Latin American politicians, eager to put their region back on the world's radar screen, are openly promoting Latin American cardinals for the papacy, sometimes to the chagrin of Catholic Church leaders.
Posted on: Mar 4, 2005, Source: Pacific News Service
In the aftermath of the assassination of Dorothy Stang, Brazilian President Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva is scrambling to appear green. But many fear that an unholy alliance between government and agribusiness will bring more forest destruction.
Posted on: Oct 30, 2002, Source: Pacific News Service
The discovery that sniper suspect John Lee Malvo is an undocumented immigrant has reignited the debate over changes to U.S. immigration policy. Both the right, which seeks tighter controls, and the left, which favors an amnesty for illegal aliens, may be erroneously framing the debate around national security.