Daily Archives: April 20, 2016

Best-selling author Sarah Bessey speaks at Calvin writing festival

Calvin College’s Festival of Faith and Writing Conference on Monday, April 16. The conference, which started in 1990, brought together writers, publishers and editors to the college in Grand Rapids on April 14-16. Bessey’s discussion, entitled “Unqualified: Why Everyone Can Write About Theology,” took place in the school’s Covenant Fine Arts Center auditorium. Bessey, a…


Brazilian president faces ouster

House of deputies votes to impeach Dilma Rousseff amid massive civil protests     Over the past year, Brazil has gone through political upheavals that were once hoped to be bygones of the past. As early as August 16, 2015, thousands of Brazilians demonstrated across 200 cities against the current President Dilma Rousseff due to…

LEADERS MEET — Justin Trudeau and Barack Obama talk.

Assisted suicide bill proposed in Canada

New law to fill legal void from Supreme Court decision to overturn the criminalization of the practice     Justin Trudeau, the 23rd Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Liberal Party who assumed office on November 4, 2015, has made numerous changes in Canada’s governing bodies. His cabinet consists of an equal number…