MEDIA STATEMENT: This acquittal highlights white privilege, this culture of violence, and our addiction to guns

Media statement from Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, in response to the acquittal verdict in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse: "The acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse sends the message that people who traffic in armed intimidation and deadly violence -- especially in support of extremist views which threaten and demean the lives of … Continue reading MEDIA STATEMENT: This acquittal highlights white privilege, this culture of violence, and our addiction to guns

“Blessed is the one who stays awake” – Our response to criticism of today’s movements for social justice

Ed. Note: The following is an official statement from Pax Christi USA. We invite other Catholic institutions -- Pax Christi state chapters and local groups, parishes, religious orders, universities and schools, peace and justice organizations -- to join us by adding your organization to this statement or issuing one of your own in support of … Continue reading “Blessed is the one who stays awake” – Our response to criticism of today’s movements for social justice