The evolution of warfare raises dilemmas that challenge us to retain our humanity

by Paul LansuPax Christi International Board Member War raises fundamental questions about what it is to be human and about the essence of human society. Does war bring out the bestial side of human nature or the best? Do changes in society bring new types of war or does war drive change in society? Wars … Continue reading The evolution of warfare raises dilemmas that challenge us to retain our humanity

Will drones really protect us? Drugs, surveillance and the war on terror

by Maya EvansVoices for Creative Nonviolence (UK) I’m seated in the police Zoom briefing with other council representatives for my small seaside town in England. Our Chief Inspector is telling us about the crisis we have with soaring heroin addiction in the town. The recent surge is contributing to a general increase in crime. The … Continue reading Will drones really protect us? Drugs, surveillance and the war on terror