Saturday, 21 September, 2019

The enormity of our world's needs is overwhelming, and without a compassionate heart, distressing news can appear to be just black and white. A few intractable issues mentioned here may require our prayers, and possibly, action.

The World's Most Censored Countries

The World’s Most Censored Countries

Eritrea is the world’s most censored country, according to a report released today by the Committee to Protect Journalists. The list of 10 Most Censored Countries is based on CPJ’s research into the censorship tactics used by authoritarian governments, ranging from imprisonment and repressive laws to surveillance of journalists and restrictions on

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Brain Proteins Tangle With Just One Head Injury

Brain Proteins Tangle With Just One Head Injury

A single serious knock to the skull could be all it takes to develop the nerve damage thought to be responsible for neurodegenerative conditions like Alzheimer’s disease, according to a recent study. Most research into the neurological impact of head trauma has focussed on repeated damage, like that experienced by sports fighters or footballers; often,

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