Urge President Biden and Congress to revive the Iran Nuclear Deal

from the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns Take action: Urge President Biden and Congress to salvage the Iran nuclear deal and lift economic sanctions for suffering Iranians. This week, negotiators are meeting in Vienna to discuss the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), or the Iran nuclear deal. There is hope that the deal can … Continue reading Urge President Biden and Congress to revive the Iran Nuclear Deal

Calls for necessary cuts to the 2022 military budget

from the Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns President Biden’s proposal to increase the military budget comes at a cost for other integral human security needs. This article was published in the May-June 2021 issue of NewsNotes. President Biden’s budget proposal for 2022 includes a $13 billion increase in defense spending. In a year when the White House has already introduced … Continue reading Calls for necessary cuts to the 2022 military budget