REGIONAL EVENT: Pax Christi St. Louis hosts anti-racism training

by Laura Kent, Pax Christi St. Louis Thirty-five bold St. Louisans from many different neighborhoods and parishes gathered this past Saturday at the Catholic Student Center at Washington University to discuss how to address racism in the St. Louis Metropolitan area (which includes Ferguson). The workshop, "What will WE do? Anti-Racism Training and an Introduction … Continue reading REGIONAL EVENT: Pax Christi St. Louis hosts anti-racism training

REFLECTION: Whites live a fantasy of innocence, create death and destruction for people of color

by Alex Mikulich As the Ferguson October protests shut down three Wal-Marts -- in support of John Crawford's family, a black teenager recently shot by a police officer in an Ohio Wal-Mart -- among other actions, the church and people of faith need to attend to "the fire next time," to echo the warning of … Continue reading REFLECTION: Whites live a fantasy of innocence, create death and destruction for people of color