REFLECTION: Daily resistance to the forces of militarism on Jeju Island

by Rev. Bill Bichsel, S.J. Recently I visited Jeju Island of South Korea and had my deepest experience of a faith community in daily resistance to the forces of militarism.¬† I had never heard of Jeju Island and that the U.S. was building a naval base there against the wishes of the people of the … Continue reading REFLECTION: Daily resistance to the forces of militarism on Jeju Island

ASIA: Stop war games, start peace talks – PCUSA signs onto statement

Pax Christi USA calls upon the U.S. and South Korean governments to stop the costly and provocative war games and take proactive steps to de-escalate the current tensions of the Korean peninsula. Pax Christi USA has signed onto the following statement from the¬†Working Group for Peace and Justice in Asia and the Pacific. Stop War … Continue reading ASIA: Stop war games, start peace talks – PCUSA signs onto statement