Withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty increases risk of nuclear war

by Nick Mele On May 21, 2020, the Trump Administration announced it will withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty. Open Skies allows member states to fly unarmed reconnaissance flights on short notice over any other signers territory. The basic concept of the treaty was first proposed by President Eisenhower in 1955; in 1989, President George … Continue reading Withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty increases risk of nuclear war

PLEDGE ACTION: Pax Christi Illinois urges Diversi-Pak to protect workers

Pax Christi USA's regions, local groups and individual members are following up their support for the Pledge to Protect Others with concrete actions to give substance to their commitment. One of the major points pledge-signers agree to is, "To care for and advocate with those working in conditions that jeopardize their safety and those whose … Continue reading PLEDGE ACTION: Pax Christi Illinois urges Diversi-Pak to protect workers