IMMIGRATION: PCUSA signs letter opposing expansion of border security activities

Pax Christi USA has signed onto this letter to the House and Senate Armed Services opposing the expansion of the Department of Defense 1033 program for border security activities through the FY15 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The House passed NDAA, H.R. 4435, includes this expansion. As the House and Senate are currently pre-conferencing NDAA, … Continue reading IMMIGRATION: PCUSA signs letter opposing expansion of border security activities

TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to fix the NDAA

from the ACLU n December, Congress made a colossal mistake by passing the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The NDAA authorizes this president and all future presidents to order the military to put civilians picked up far from any battlefield into indefinite detention without charge or trial, based on suspicion alone. But now Congress has … Continue reading TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress to fix the NDAA