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

“Artisans of Peace” webinar on Wednesday, September 9th, with Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Art Laffin

from the Gospel Nonviolence Group of the Association of US Catholic Priests On Wednesday, September 9th at 3pm EDT, Art Laffin, a member of the Dorothy Day Catholic Worker Community in Washington, D.C., life-long peace activist, and author of The Risk of the Cross: Living Gospel Nonviolence in the Nuclear Age, will lead the opening webinar … Continue reading “Artisans of Peace” webinar on Wednesday, September 9th, with Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Art Laffin