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

ISRAEL-PALESTINE: Tell Congress to support Palestinian children’s rights

from the Faith Forum on Middle East Policy NOTE: Pax Christi USA is a member of the Faith Forum. This is the “Third Thursday for Israel-Palestine” action for May.  Urge your representative to sign the McCollum letter asking President Obama to appoint a Special Envoy for Palestinian children. An April 2016 report from Defense for … Continue reading ISRAEL-PALESTINE: Tell Congress to support Palestinian children’s rights