MEDIA STATEMENT: This acquittal highlights white privilege, this culture of violence, and our addiction to guns

Media statement from Johnny Zokovitch, Executive Director of Pax Christi USA, in response to the acquittal verdict in the trial of Kyle Rittenhouse: "The acquittal of Kyle Rittenhouse sends the message that people who traffic in armed intimidation and deadly violence -- especially in support of extremist views which threaten and demean the lives of … Continue reading MEDIA STATEMENT: This acquittal highlights white privilege, this culture of violence, and our addiction to guns

Guns are white supremacy’s deadliest weapon. We must disarm hate.

by Rev. Sharon RisherEverytown Interfaith Advisory Council The Rev. Sharon Risher is a member of the Everytown Survivor Network, a volunteer with Moms Demand Action and the author of “For Such a Time as This: Hope and Forgiveness after the Charleston Massacre.” This piece was originally published in the Washington Post. The defining photograph of the attempted … Continue reading Guns are white supremacy’s deadliest weapon. We must disarm hate.