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The Pope Writes Twitter Sermonettes for Lent

by Gabby LaVerghetta Last week, the Christian holy season of Lent began, a commemoration of the 40 days leading up to the resurrection of Jesus. On the first day of Lent, Pope Benedict XVI  launched an initiative. The Vatican announced … Continue reading

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Soft Power & China’s Need to be Liked

by Gabby LaVerghetta China wants to be liked. More specifically, China wants to be liked by us. And by us I mean the American public. Over the past few months, China has undertaken a massive public diplomacy campaign in the … Continue reading

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