With survival at stake, can weapons makers change course?

by Kathy KellyPax Christi USA Teacher of Peace Today, the seventy-fifth anniversary of the atomic attack on Hiroshima, should be a day for quiet introspection. I recall a summer morning following the U.S. 2003 “Shock and Awe” invasion of Iraq when the segment of the Chicago River flowing past the headquarters of the world’s second … Continue reading With survival at stake, can weapons makers change course?

MOTHER’S DAY: On this day, for all mothers…

Arise then...women of this day! Arise, all women who have hearts! Whether your baptism be of water or of tears! Say firmly: "We will not have questions answered by irrelevant agencies, Our husbands will not come to us, reeking with carnage, For caresses and applause. Our sons shall not be taken from us to unlearn … Continue reading MOTHER’S DAY: On this day, for all mothers…