Nuclear weapons are illegal: 50 nations ratify historic UN treaty

by Art Laffin, Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peacein NCR Seventy-five years after the U.S. committed the unspeakable crime of using nuclear weapons in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, in 1945, a historic milestone has finally been achieved: Nuclear weapons have been declared illegal under a new United Nations treaty. On Oct. 24, the Treaty on the … Continue reading Nuclear weapons are illegal: 50 nations ratify historic UN treaty

Three members of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 sentenced this past week

Six of the seven of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 have now been sentenced. Pax Christi USA encourages our members and groups to continue to offer their support for the KBP7 via prayer, awareness-raising and financial contributions. Our prayers are with each of them as they serve their sentences or await reporting and with Mark … Continue reading Three members of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7 sentenced this past week