On labor: The 2020 election and Catholic support for labor unions

by Joseph Fahey, Pax Christi USA Ambassador of PeaceCatholic Scholars for Worker Justice Ed. Note: This article is part of our continuing series of posts in support of the Pax Christi USA Statement of Principles for the 2020 Elections. To read more about the 2020 elections, visit our Elections 2020 – #VotePax webpage. Catholic Social Teaching has long protected … Continue reading On labor: The 2020 election and Catholic support for labor unions

Catholic conscience and nuclear weapons

by Joseph J. FaheyPax Christi USA Ambassador of Peace This essay briefly explores the history of Catholic ethics on war and peace. It then discusses Catholic social teaching regarding nuclear weapons, and the movement from conditional acceptance to the position of the unacceptability of even possessing nuclear weapons because they are intrinsically evil. The essay … Continue reading Catholic conscience and nuclear weapons