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In the World — April 13, 2014

By Christy Barritt   Animal Rights Activists Petition Pope to Stop Releasing Doves A new petition is calling for the head of the Roman Catholic Church to stop releasing doves as part of official ceremonies at the Vatican. The petition was created after a recent event where birds of prey attacked the doves upon release […]

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In the World — September 1, 2013

By Christy Barritt   Professor Requires Class to Wear “Rainbow” Ribbons A professor at a community college in Tennessee required her students to wear a rainbow-colored ribbon to show their support for the gay rights movement as part of a classroom assignment. The professor told students who protested the assignment because of their faith that […]