The Afghanistan debacle unmasks American exceptionalism and entitlement

by Joseph Nangle, OFMPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace The theme this week must clearly center on Afghanistan. The world’s attention is riveted on the beyond-incredible events of these days there. It is all-important for us Catholics as citizens of this country to educate ourselves about the history and results of this misadventure. Not to … Continue reading The Afghanistan debacle unmasks American exceptionalism and entitlement

REFLECTION: After the election, much work to be done

by Shelley Douglass Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace It's afternoon at Mary's House, the day after Thanksgiving.  Our guests are out – Ashley, who is just 21, has gone with her two girls to sign the lease on an apartment.  She is packing and expects to be moving out on December 1st.  She will … Continue reading REFLECTION: After the election, much work to be done