GENOCIDE: President releases statement regarding prevention of genocide, mass atrocities

From Save Darfur Coalition This morning, the White House released a statement announcing a Presidential Study Directive on Mass Atrocities. The directive details efforts to ensure the United States Government is better able to prevent and respond to mass atrocities and genocide. Recognizing that ending genocide is a core national security interest–in addition to a core moral responsibility–the … Continue reading GENOCIDE: President releases statement regarding prevention of genocide, mass atrocities

HUMAN RIGHTS: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter on Burma to Secretary of State Clinton

Pax Christi USA signed onto a July 28th letter regarding the situation Burma. The letter was initiated by the Columban Center for Advocacy and Outreach and sent to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The letter begins, "We write to you as people of faith out of sorrow for the people of Burma and a desire … Continue reading HUMAN RIGHTS: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter on Burma to Secretary of State Clinton