At the Department of Justice, the call to end the death penalty rings out

by Art LaffinPax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Editor's Note: On the 57th anniversary of the historic March on Washington, Pax Christi USA members, including PCUSA National Field Organizer Lauren Bailey, former PCUSA National Council Chair Judy Coode, and Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Art Laffin, took part in a vigil at the U.S. … Continue reading At the Department of Justice, the call to end the death penalty rings out

REFLECTION: Report from sentencing of Transform Now Plowshares

by Art Laffin I have just returned from the sentencing hearing of our three Transform Now Plowshares (TNP) friends in Knoxville, Tennessee who were given prison terms ranging from 35 months to 62 months, three years supervised release and nearly $53,000 in restitution. From theĀ Festival of Hope the night before the sentencing to the witness … Continue reading REFLECTION: Report from sentencing of Transform Now Plowshares