AFGHANISTAN: 2 million friends for Afghanistan

by Fr. John Dear, SJ Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace This week, the U.S. war against the people of Afghanistan entered its 12th year. It's the longest war in our history, but you'd hardly know we've been at war or that we continue to kill Afghan civilians. But on top of this, few Americans … Continue reading AFGHANISTAN: 2 million friends for Afghanistan

DEATH PENALTY: California’s historic opportunity to end the death penalty

by Fr. John Dear, SJ Pax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace It was exciting to be in Los Angeles over the weekend to join friends in Pax Christi L.A. for their annual assembly day, this year with the theme, "Blessed are the Peacemakers." It was also exciting to feel the momentum building for Nov. 6, … Continue reading DEATH PENALTY: California’s historic opportunity to end the death penalty