• Pope Francis speaks out in favor of civil union for same-sex couples

    Pope Francis speaks out in favor of civil union for same-sex couples

    In a documentary dedicated to him, Pope Francis supports the creation of a civil union for same-sex couples. A first for a sovereign pontiff
  • Why the Pope's opinion on deterrence does not matter

    Why the Pope's opinion on deterrence does not matter

    It is the return of the Mars group *, which will publish a tribune every Tuesday. After publishing a series of twelve group forums in the spring, GAG is once again opening its columns to this informal think tank made up of around thirty people, who have set themselves the goal of sharing their thoughts on the future of the defense of France and Europe in view of the 2022 electoral deadlines. "It is not a question of defending the candidacy of such and such a political figure, but of proposing, in complete freedom, a vision of defense policy that could wear a chief of the armies inspired by the values ​​of the republican left ", explains the group Mars. While the thematic forums published in the spring offered a vision of the "world after" the pandemic, these forums simply propose to periodically comment on defense news, trying 'to bring an original perspective and a little perspective by report to the mainstream press and institutional communication '.
  • Vatican to open reception center for migrants in Rome

    Vatican to open reception center for migrants in Rome

    A building in Rome belonging to nuns will be transformed into a reception center for around sixty refugees, the chaplain responsible for Pope Francis' charities announced on Monday, October 12.
  • Pope backs U.N. chief's call for global ceasefire to focus on coronavirus

    Pope backs U.N. chief's call for global ceasefire to focus on coronavirus

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis on Sunday backed a call by United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres for a global ceasefire so the world can focus on fighting the coronavirus pandemic. Speaking at his weekly blessing, delivered from the official papal library instead of St. Peter’s Square because of the lockdown in Italy, Francis specifically mentioned …