REFLECTION: 50 years on, Birmingham pledge of nonviolence still inspires

by Fr. John Dear, S.J. Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace I’ve been pondering the 1963 Birmingham campaign, which led to the March on Washington and civil rights legislation, for clues about resisting our ongoing systemic racism, oppression of the poor, corporate greed, global militarism and refusal to fight climate change. This 50th anniversary reminds … Continue reading REFLECTION: 50 years on, Birmingham pledge of nonviolence still inspires