Statement on the death of George Floyd and the racism that seeds terror, disfigures our humanity

Pax Christi USA is outraged and heartbroken over the murders of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and so many others which reveal a complete disregard for the lives and dignity of People of Color in our nation. The racism that is at the heart of these incidents penetrates every aspect of  life in the United States, … Continue reading Statement on the death of George Floyd and the racism that seeds terror, disfigures our humanity

Withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty increases risk of nuclear war

by Nick Mele On May 21, 2020, the Trump Administration announced it will withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty. Open Skies allows member states to fly unarmed reconnaissance flights on short notice over any other signers territory. The basic concept of the treaty was first proposed by President Eisenhower in 1955; in 1989, President George … Continue reading Withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty increases risk of nuclear war