The Knights of Columbus needs a new name

by Robert MorePax Christi Metro DC-Baltimore “Our national DNA clearly includes racism,” Joseph Nangle, OFM, observed in his June 4 column for Pax Christi USA. “The celebrated foundational document of our country, the Declaration of Independence, was steeped in racism.” But while our nation traces its birth to that 1776 document, the racist strain in … Continue reading The Knights of Columbus needs a new name

IRAQ: Genocide possible if immediate action isn’t taken

from Pax for Peace The humanitarian crisis in Iraq may result in genocide if no immediate action is taken Note: Pax Christi USA has signed onto this appeal. Around 40,000 Yezidi Iraqi citizens are stuck in the Sinjar Mountains, left stranded without food and water and surrounded by militants of “The Islamic State” (IS). The … Continue reading IRAQ: Genocide possible if immediate action isn’t taken