Providing context to the recent Supreme Court decision on DACA

By Kathy O'LearyPax Christi New Jersey state coordinator On Thursday, June 18th, the US Supreme Court issued a decision on the DACA program. It can stay, but only for now, and only because of technicalities in how the Trump administration went about things. DACA stands for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. It is a program … Continue reading Providing context to the recent Supreme Court decision on DACA

The violence of White silence: As sick as our secrets

by Kim RediganPax Christi Michigan Ed. note: The following is a reflection first given in 2016 and reprinted recently on the author's blog. Twenty-eight years ago this very day, I made my way down a flight of church basement stairs – the longest walk I’ve ever taken – in order to save my life. Although … Continue reading The violence of White silence: As sick as our secrets