The Pope in Cuba (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

There is much that we share with Cuba, including a common history of Spanish colonialism and a strong American hand in our politics. (Although Cuba became independent in 1901, it was virtually a US colony with the American government constantly intervening in its affairs, until Fidel Castro led a revolt overthrowing a pro-American dictator, Fulgencio Batista.)…

(News Feature)Expert extols virtues of 'coexistence' agriculture in feeding hungry world (Philippines News Agency)

A leading American agriculture scientist on Wednesday said that one of the most innovative ways to counter an expanding global population as well as the threat of severe weather events is to spread the practice of coexistence agriculture. Dr. Pesach Lubinsky, science advisor at the New Technologies Division, Foreign Agricultural Service of the US Department of…