“The majority of people living on our planet profess to be believers.” It is a statement of fact, an intellectual premise, a gentle claim of territory. In his new encyclical on environmental degradation, Laudato Si, Pope Francis is not just addressing the world’s 1.2 billion Catholics. He’s tagging God into the global conversation on climate change. The document, which was leaked on Monday by an Italian newspaper and officially released by the Vatican on Thursday, bitterly condemns the human failures that have eroded much of the environment. The pope rattles off fact after fact about the pitiful state of the earth: Pesticides have contaminated farmers’ soil. Air pollution has poisoned cities. Man-made waste checkers landscapes. There’s not enough clean water for people to drink or tropical forests to regulate carbon in the atmosphere. Whole species of animals are dying out. Humans ruined the earth, the pope says, but sin ruined humans. “The violence present in our hearts, … [Read more...] about How the Pope Plans to Stop Climate Change
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Ukraine: Russian military are a 'house of cards' says Carroll Sign up for our news briefing, including a daily special Russia-Ukraine edition SUBSCRIBE Invalid email We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you've consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info British troops training in Estonia are ready for an escalation should the war in Ukraine spill across the border, their commanding officer has told The Times. Some 70 miles from the Russian border, Nato troops, tanks, fighter jets and armoured vehicles have amassed for military drills under British command. This comes as Russia’s principal warship, the Black Sea fleet, has become more exposed to missiles and drones following being "seriously damaged" by Ukrainian forces. Lieutenant-General Rupert Streatfeild, the Royal Welsh commanding officer overseeing … [Read more...] about Ukraine: British troops ‘100% ready’ for escalation as Putin leaves key fleet exposed
A mum who lost her son in a school bus tragedy says she fears another child will be killed in the ongoing "daily traffic carnage". Ashley Talbot, 15, died after a school minibus driven by a PE teacher at Maesteg Comprehensive School in south Wales ran him over as it approached the gates to leave for a rugby match at a nearby school in 2014. Now Ashley's mother, Melanie Talbot, 50, says traffic has "got worse" outside the school and could kill another child. Melanie, who revealed she has breast cancer and says her health has declined rapidly since her son's death, is gathering support among parents at the school for an action group to help pupils arrive and leave safely. She has enlisted the support of local politicians and is calling for an Ashley's Law to force councils to put ALL roads around schools UK-wide on lockdown during the morning arrivals and afternoon exoduses. Ashley, a gifted chess player who had plans to become a car mechanic the following year, was struck by … [Read more...] about My son was run over & killed by a minibus outside his school – traffic is ‘carnage’ and I fear another kid will die
ON APRIL 12, 2022, Frank James was named as a person of interest after a shooting took place on a Brooklyn subway train. A day after the massacre, reports claimed that James was arrested in New York City . Who is Frank James? On Wednesday, April 13, New York City Mayor Eric Adams said James, who was identified as the person of interest, was now considered a "suspect," The New York Times reported. James was considered a suspect in the shooting that took place on a subway train in Brooklyn on Tuesday, April 12, 2022. The New York City Police Department later confirmed the mayor's statement by tweeting a series of pictures of James and asking the public for information about the incident or his whereabouts. NYPD News took to Twitter asking for citizens to call if they spot him. Read More on The US Sun CAUGHT Live updates as Brooklyn shooting suspect in custody after chilling YouTube posts FIND HIM Subway … [Read more...] about Who is Frank James?