Justice requires more: A Pax Christi USA Statement following the verdict in the Chauvin trial

Earlier this week in the Hennepin County Courthouse, in the state of Minnesota, a jury found former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all counts of murdering Mr. George Floyd. In this moment, we share in the relief and satisfaction of Mr. Floyd’s family and loved ones, and the communities around the world who stood … Continue reading Justice requires more: A Pax Christi USA Statement following the verdict in the Chauvin trial

STATEMENT: On the mass shooting in Atlanta

Charleston. Pittsburgh. Atlanta. Once more we have seen what appears to be the devastating result of racial hatred and our nation’s inability to address gun violence. A recent study by Stop AAPI Hate documents the rise in violence against Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders over the past year, marked by a pandemic which some of … Continue reading STATEMENT: On the mass shooting in Atlanta