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WCC renews call for release of Syrian archbishopsALMOST nine years after the kidnapping of two Syrian archbishops — the Eastern Orthodox Syrian Archbishop of Aleppo, Mar Yohanna Ibrahim, and the Greek Orthodox Archbishop of Aleppo,…

What is the Postal Bank?

In postal banking, your local post office offers some basic financial services, much like a commercial bank. Postal banking is common in much of the world and was once available in the United States. Now some supporters think…

GOOD – Featured Items

Food waste is a huge problem, both in the United States and around the world. According to the non-profit organization Food Print, America wastes almost 40% of all food, or more than 125 billion pounds, much of which is edible. Overall,…