REFLECTION: Lessons learned in the Bucca Camp

by Kathy Kelly Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace In January of 2004 I visited “Bucca Camp,” a U.S.-run POW camp named for a firefighter lost in the 2001 collapse of  New York’s World Trade Center. Located near the isolated port city of Umm Qasr,  in southern Iraq, the network of tent prisons had been constructed … Continue reading REFLECTION: Lessons learned in the Bucca Camp

ON THE LINE: Marking 25 years since Chernobyl, return from Afghanistan, Peaceful Genesee and more

Compiled by Johnny Zokovitch Each week “On The Line” features news items and announcements from around the nation featuring Pax Christi members, local groups, regions and partners. MARKING THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF CHERNOBYL: The sun shone brightly and the wind showed its power in Phoenix, Arizona on Tuesday, April 26, the 25th anniversary of the Chernobyl … Continue reading ON THE LINE: Marking 25 years since Chernobyl, return from Afghanistan, Peaceful Genesee and more