Pope Francis’ close aide Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on sex abuse offenses

Cardinal George Pell arrives at the Melbourne Magistrates Court in Melbourne, Australia, May 1, 2018. (Photo by Reuters) An Australian court has ruled that the Vatican’s finance chief, Cardinal George Pell, stand trial on historical sex offenses, making him the highest-ranking Catholic priest ever to be indicted on such charges. Melbourne magistrate Belinda Wallington said […]

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Oxfam sexual misconduct just tip of iceberg: Haitian President Jovenel Moise

Haitian President Jovenel Moise (Photo by AFP) Haiti’s president says the prostitution scandal involving workers of British charity group Oxfam is only the tip of an iceberg, calling for widespread investigations into other aid organizations operating in the Caribbean country. Official reports recently revealed that Oxfam staff hired prostitutes while working in Haiti following a […]

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Oxfam’s deputy chief executive Penny Lawrence resigns over sex scandal in Haiti

Oxfam’s chief executive Mark Goldring (L) and Oxfam’s chair of trustees Caroline Thomson leave the Department for International Development (DFID) in central London on February 12, 2018. (Photo by AFP) The deputy chief executive of Oxfam, Penny Lawrence, has resigned over the involvement of the British charity group’s workers in a prostitution scandal in Haiti after […]

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