REFLECTION: Drone protesters acquitted in New York court

by Fr. John Dear, S.J. Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace A few weeks ago, 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai, the Pakistani girl who was shot by the Taliban and survived and now speaks out globally for peace, met with President Barack Obama and told him to stop the deadly U.S. drone attacks on Pakistan. They are … Continue reading REFLECTION: Drone protesters acquitted in New York court

DRONES: Press release from Hancock Aircraft Base action

submitted by Fr. Bill Pickard, Pax Christi NE Pennsylvania On February 13, 2013, Ash Wednesday, nine individuals were arrested while blocking the entrance to the Hancock Aircraft Base, Syracuse, New York. Hancock is the National Reaper Maintenance Training Center for drone aircraft strikes. We noted: “The Reaper strikes and the U.S. killer drone policies have … Continue reading DRONES: Press release from Hancock Aircraft Base action