ECONOMIC JUSTICE: The Katrina Pain Index, seven years later

by Bill Quigley Pax Christi USA Teacher of Peace 1 - Rank of New Orleans in fastest growing US cities between 2010 and 2011. Source: Census Bureau. 1 - Rank of New Orleans, Louisiana in world prison rate. Louisiana imprisons more of its people, per head, than any of the other 50 states. Louisiana rate is … Continue reading ECONOMIC JUSTICE: The Katrina Pain Index, seven years later

STATEMENT: Pax Christi USA official statement on Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath

Originally issued September 2005. Three weeks ago, Hurricane Katrina bared our nation’s soul -- our hearts have been broken by the voices and images coming from the battered Gulf Coast region. Many within the Pax Christi movement have responded to this catastrophe, opening their homes to survivors, donating to relief efforts, and offering prayers for … Continue reading STATEMENT: Pax Christi USA official statement on Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath