NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter to the President asking for increase in non-proliferation programs

Pax Christi USA has signed onto a letter that was delivered to the White House last Friday asking for an increase of programs for non-proliferation. The letter was circulated by the Council for a Livable World. Here is the letter: Dear President Obama, We write to express our serious concern about the FY 2015 budget … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: Pax Christi USA signs onto letter to the President asking for increase in non-proliferation programs

AFGHANISTAN: The pace of withdrawal accelerates, House letter supporting the action

by John Isaacs On February 1, Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta announced that the United States will end its combat missions in Afghanistan by “mid- to the latter part of 2013.” This announcement – whether intended by the Obama Administration at this time is not clear – marks a welcome and accelerated withdrawal timetable. Previously, combat operations were … Continue reading AFGHANISTAN: The pace of withdrawal accelerates, House letter supporting the action