Pax Christi USA joins 37 organizations in condemning the U.S. ranking in global military spending

Ed. Note: With the release of the latest data on global military spending from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) Pax Christi USA has joined with 37 other organizations in condemning the United States' ranking. The SIPRI data shows that the U.S. is first in military spending, accounting for 39% of the total global … Continue reading Pax Christi USA joins 37 organizations in condemning the U.S. ranking in global military spending

Pope Francis’s World Day of Peace message challenge: Redirect military expenditures to meet urgent human needs

by Art LaffinPax Christi USA Teacher of Peace  In his 2021 World Day of Peace Message, "A Culture of Care as a Path to Peace," Pope Francis calls for a "culture of care" and urges the governments of the world to redirect military expenditures to meet the needs of those experiencing poverty and provide better health care … Continue reading Pope Francis’s World Day of Peace message challenge: Redirect military expenditures to meet urgent human needs