Q & A with Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Kathy Kelly on Afghanistan, US withdrawal & what’s next

from National Catholic Reporter On Sept. 11, 2001, Kathy Kelly was in New York City, participating in a liquids-only fast against U.S. economic sanctions that were costing Iraqi children their lives. After the attack, her first question was to ask who was so angry that they would undertake such a heinous act. The next was … Continue reading Q & A with Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Kathy Kelly on Afghanistan, US withdrawal & what’s next

With survival at stake, can weapons makers change course?

by Kathy KellyPax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Today, the seventy-fifth anniversary of the atomic attack on Hiroshima, should be a day for quiet introspection. I recall a summer morning following the U.S. 2003 “Shock and Awe” invasion of Iraq when the segment of the Chicago River flowing past the headquarters of the world’s second … Continue reading With survival at stake, can weapons makers change course?