Bishop blames bad economic policies for rising hunger

MANILA, Jan. 31, 2012— A Catholic bishop has blamed the government’s economic policy as the culprit behind the rising incidence of hunger in the country, the auxiliary bishop of Manila said.

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MANIFESTO FOR AGRARIAN REFORM

“Let Agrarian Reform be an Instrument of Social Justice, Economic Empowerment and Political Wisdom in the Aquino Administration. On behalf of our small farmers and agrarian reform beneficiaries, we appeal for equity, dignity and justice: Complete the Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program.”

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Big labor and Church groups to hold presscon tomorrow in support of PALEA

MEDIA ADVISORY

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Multisectoral Mob for Hacienda Luisita Set on Friday

At the Catholic Media Network’s The Forum today, farmers of Hacienda Luisita, together with their support groups,

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Prayer Vigil and Holy Mass of farmers of Hacienda Luisita

On behalf of our small farmers, we appeal for truth, equity, dignity and justice.

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NASSA’s Statement on the Killing of Agta Leader

With local Church of the Apostolic Vicariate of Infanta, we in the National Secretariat for Social Action (NASSA)

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FR. EDWIN GARRIGUEZ ADVOCATES ANTI-MINING IN TORONTO

TORONTO (CCN)–Bishop Charles Kasonde doesn’t have a problem with mining in Zambia.

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Ecclesial Opposition to Nonferrous Metals in Mining

In recent years, as a result of the prevailing neoliberal development paradigm and the influence of the World Bank

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Bishops Oriented on HIV/AIDS

Bishops who participated in the 102nd Plenary Assembly discussed the status of the HIV situation in the country

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Church and CSOs lead prayer service for slain journalist and environment advocate Doc Gerry

Quezon City—The National Secretariat for Social Action-Justice and Peace of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP-NASSA) organized a candlelight procession and holy mass concelebrated by Bishops Edgardo Juanich and Broderick Pabillo in honor and memory of Doc Gerry Ortega, yesterday.

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