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U.N. Agency Criticized for Efforts to Push Abortion on Ireland

The legal adviser for the pro-life group Family & Life, said, ‘There is no such thing as a right to abortion in international human rights law, whether as an explicit right or as an adjunct to other rights. Any statement to the contrary displays either an ignorance of international human rights law or a cavalier and manipulative attitude towards genuine human rights

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Pope Francis and Economic Justice

This address was delivered at the Napa Institute conference July 26.

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Mishaps Carrying Out Executions Spur Renewal of Death-Penalty Debate

Catholic opponents of capital punishment say the problems are an added reason to halt executions in the United States.

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U.S. Papal Visit Not Confirmed, but Archbishop Chaput Is Confident

Although the Vatican is not expected to confirm Pope Francis will attend the 2015 World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia until next year, he has already signaled his willingness to participate.

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