Pope Francis’s World Day of Peace message challenge: Redirect military expenditures to meet urgent human needs

by Art LaffinPax Christi USA Teacher of Peace  In his 2021 World Day of Peace Message, "A Culture of Care as a Path to Peace," Pope Francis calls for a "culture of care" and urges the governments of the world to redirect military expenditures to meet the needs of those experiencing poverty and provide better health care … Continue reading Pope Francis’s World Day of Peace message challenge: Redirect military expenditures to meet urgent human needs

Greater security begins with practical steps to defund the military

By Veronica Fellerath-LowellFormer Pax Christi USA National Council Member Ed. Note: This article is part of our continuing series of posts in support of the Pax Christi USA Statement of Principles for the 2020 Elections. To read more about the 2020 elections, visit our Elections 2020 – #VotePax webpage. It is time to say “Defund the Military.” If U.S. … Continue reading Greater security begins with practical steps to defund the military