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 the Festival of Hope the night before the sentencing to the witness … Continue reading REFLECTION: Report from sentencing of Transform Now Plowshares

GUANTANAMO: Fast for Justice going on now

by Art Laffin, Dorothy Day Catholic Worker, DC I want to share with you this reflection from Day 1 of the "Fast for Justice" to close Guantanamo which I am participating in. Nine years ago I went to Guantanamo with 24 other peacemakers to try and visit the men being held at that time and to call … Continue reading GUANTANAMO: Fast for Justice going on now