TORTURE: Pax Christi USA joins effort to seek elimination of prolonged solitary confinement in U.S. prisons

from the National Religious Campaign Against Torture (Ed. Note: Pax Christi USA has signed onto this letter.) WASHINGTON – Today, the National Religious Campaign Against Torture joined 126 organizations, including 39 religious organizations, in urging the White House to ensure that a national review of solitary confinement leads to concrete recommendations to eliminate long-term isolation … Continue reading TORTURE: Pax Christi USA joins effort to seek elimination of prolonged solitary confinement in U.S. prisons

ON THE LINE: June 2014 edition includes election results, death penalty activism, peace award, and more!

Compiled by Johnny Zokovitch Each month, “On The Line” features news items and announcements from around the nation featuring Pax Christi members, local groups, regions and partners. These are gleaned from articles in local newspapers, websites, magazines, and elsewhere. QUICK NOTE FROM NATIONAL: The results of the National Council election are in and we’re pleased … Continue reading ON THE LINE: June 2014 edition includes election results, death penalty activism, peace award, and more!