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BRAZIL: Time to Break the Silence on Abortion

When her father was excommunicated from the Catholic Church for performing a potentially life-saving abortion on a 9-year-old girl, Thais Moraes recognized the need to open up discussion on abortion in Brazil. Read More »

"The archbishop affirmed that rape was a dreadful sin. But abortion, he said, was even worse."

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For The World

This poem, by Marilyn Peretti (WorldCare) was first posted for UN Women. I can share it here in the Writing/Poetry section too. For the World Bring the world’s women … Read More»

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mothers dying

This morning, I was reading a daily and I came across a UNICEF report warning the Philippine government that maternal deaths continue to rise with some 230 women dying here for every 100,000 live bi … Read More»

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VOF Week 2: (Beyond Coping)

Blogging is like diving into unfamiliar waters. You will not know what you will meet while going down to the bottom. It feels exciting and at the same scary . … Read More»

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