In 1986, in the world’s worst accident of its kind, an explosion and fire at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant spewed a large amount of radioactive material throughout Ukraine, Belarus and Russia. Since that time, authorities have permanently evacuated nearly 120,000 people from the Chernobyl exclus
Jurriën Mentink helps one of his neighbors at Residential and Care Center Humanitas in Deventer, the Netherlands. Humanitas On his way home from class, Jurriën Mentink takes a slight detour to pick up some fresh fillets from the fishmonger. His neighbor has an affinity for fish and, since he cycles by the market anyway, it’s really no trouble.
Some 60 million people across sub-Saharan Africa are already going hungry and the situation could deteriorate dramatically as climate phenomena hike the risk of drought, the Red Cross said Monday. The International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) warned that a series of cli
Polish priest Krzysztof Charamsa with his boyfriend in Rome on October 3 Alessandra Tarantino / AP Within the last three days, two gay Catholic priests have been fired from their positions because of their relationships with adult men. Over the weekend, the Polish priest Krzysztof Charamsa came out in a very public way, announcing in newspaper interviews that he is “a happy and proud gay priest.” He was pictured in Rome with a man, identified as Eduard, whom he called his boyfriend.