The Statistic

21st June, 2018
Number of children reported as suffering from stunted growth due to malnutrition in North Korea in 2017: One in five
Source: UNICEF

 

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Moments

21st June, 2018
SIGNED:
By US President Donald Trump, an executive order to end the separation of migrant families which had occurred under a 'zero tolerance' approach.
MISSING: Some 180 people after a ferry sank earlier this week on Lake Toba in northern Sumatra, Indonesia.
PASSED: In Hungary by the government of Viktor Orban, legislation that bans lawyers and activists from helping asylum seekers.

 

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Essays

In an article first published in The Conversation, ROSA FREEDMAN, of the UK's University of Reading, looks at the US decision to leave the UN Human Rights Council...

In an article first published on World Watch Monitor to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, ELIZABETH LANE MILLER, of Open Doors International, looks at the role churches can play in helping survivors of sexual violence in conflict...

Writing from London, MAL FLETCHER reflects on the "strangeness" being seen in Western democracies and the role technology may be playing...

They Said It

“We must invest in Africa, but invest in an orderly way and create employment, not go there to exploit it."
- Pope Francis, in a wide-ranging interview with news agency Reuters.

 

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This Week on the Web

15th May, 2018
A former pastor from Melbourne, Morris Stuart moved with his wife Barbara to Alice Springs in 2006 and, while his wife painted, he decided to create a choir. It was the start of a remarkable musical journey which is now the subject of a documentary, The Song Keepers, and a recent episode of the ABC show, Australian StoryYou can read Morris' story here...

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The Word Explained

18th June, 2018
Transgress: To sin.

 

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I Can Only Imagine Book

For May and June, 2018, we're reading Bart Millard's, I Can Only Imagine: A Memoir. To buy the book, follow this link - I Can Only Imagine: A Memoir.

To register your group (and receive our discussion notes via email) and for more details about how the club works, head here...